We are an experienced digital marketing and communications agency based in Stamford, south Lincolnshire. The Olsen Partnership was originally founded in 2003 as a full service marketing agency in Peterborough. Since then, our range of marketing services have expanded to embrace the shift in customer behaviour towards inbound marketing techniques and we now offer online marketing strategies and campaign development in addition to design and print, brand development and public relations (PR).
Key to the success of any campaign and project is our team who are talented, passionate and care deeply about developing and delivering results-driven marketing solutions to help grow your business.
Between us we have extensive experience of working across a wide range of industry sectors and each member brings their own specialism to our multi-disciplined team.
The Olsen Partnership provides intelligent, relevant and value-added marketing solutions to help companies grow their business in an increasingly undifferentiated marketplace.
We are proactive, professional and experienced across a wide range of business disciplines and we welcome your enquiry to help you grow your business. Call us on 0333 101 0075 or email info [at] olsenpartnership [dot] com to discuss your requirements.
Richard's background includes 12 years working in the City of London, followed by 7 years in the IT sector before founding the Olsen Partnership. Richard is an experienced Managing Director with a successful track record in Sales and Marketing, Project Management, Account Management, Channel Strategy and New Product Development, as well as Business Process Re-engineering and implementing business driven change.
In addition to running the Olsen Partnership, Richard is a Marketing Director for GSL Dardan Security Limited, holds the position of Non- Executive Director at Landmark Media International Limited, a specialist Golf PR & Marketing Agency, and is a lead marketing strategist for a number of SMEs. Richard also holds a number of chair and non-executive positions for environmental organisations and SMEs in the Eastern region.
When ‘spare' time permits, Richard is a keen rugby player and walker; enjoys entertaining and is kept exceptionally busy looking after his 12-month old son George. He is also a keen sofa surfer particularly when he can get his hands on his iPad.
INTERESTING FACT: Richard has shared a beer (but more likely 2 or 3) with the band Blur and the lovely Emma Bunton.
Sasha's background is rooted in Marketing specialising in creative design and communications across a variety of industry sectors including manufacturing, software, government, finance, food and fashion. Her experience includes involvement in the floatation of Business Control Solutions Group PLC (software and consultancy services) onto AIM and managing the marketing and PR functions for clients of major investment and financial institutions. Sasha merged her creative marketing business Conceptual Resource Ltd with Olsen Partnership Ltd in late 2009 and presently oversees the creative and marketing function of the company.
Sasha is also a co-founder of, and the Marketing Director (since 2007) for KrÜshr plc a kitchen appliance manufacturer responsible for the development and distribution of the Krüshr range of recycling compactors for the home. The range was successfully launched to the UK consumer through John Lewis department stores in 2012.
Sasha's hobbies and interests outside of work include: spending precious spare time with family and friends and in particular watching the children grow up; interior design; reading; walking; eating her husband's roast dinners and kicking back on the sofa!
INTERESTING FACT: Sasha, in her singing and dancing days at the tender age of 17 (outside of college hours) performed as a dancer and vocalist on television with popular dance music acts including on Top Of The Pops for Urban Hype and Shades of Rhythm.
Sari Inger Bouvet
Sari has worked across the entire marketing mix for a number of blue chip organisations within the publishing, automotive, office products and travel sectors and now specialises in corporate communications. Prior to joining the Olsen Partnership, Sari worked as a PR and Advertising specialist designing, writing and implementing global communication campaigns for one of the UK's leading safety flooring manufacturers. More recently, Sari has produced a number of CSR and Sustainability reports for leading organisations including: The Co-operative Group, L'Oréal, BAT, Varian, Nestlé and Vodafone, and produced a suite of on-line communications for Logica.
Her role is to advise on integrated communication strategies, develop site maps and write creative and optimised copy for websites while managing clients' campaigns from concept to delivery.
Sari has attained an Msc in Marketing to completement her CIM Diploma in Marketing.Outside of work Sari is kept busy gardening, looking after her chickens, interior decorating, keeping fit, cooking and reading both for pleasure and for personal development.
INTERESTING FACT: Sari once flew in the 'Sally B' a World War II bomber used in the film ‘Memphis Belle' starring Harry Connick Jr and other leading Hollywood stars.
Rick is our multi-skilled and talented web developer and designer. Rick brings our clients' websites through from conception to launch; writing code, developing templates and designing databases. Rick has held a keen interest in web development and design for several years, since owning a computer from the age of 7. Rick holds a BSc (Hons) in web technology from the University of Lincoln.
Rick spends much of his free time maintaining websites for online gaming enthusiasts, gaming and producing electronic music. He is also a keen collector of both historical and mystical swords and has recently discovered the joy of travelling overseas as well as how much fun owning and driving a two-seater sportscar can be.
INTERESTING FACT: As part of his degree, Rick developed a Content Management System which has since been used for the Stamford Santa Fun Run website.
Sarah joins the Olsen Partnership with many years of new business development experience and success and brings considerable industry knowledge that will benefit businesses across all industry sectors
She has enjoyed 23 years working predominately in the sales arena, both on the telephone and in the field for a number of large and small SMEs.
Sarah has considerable knowledge of all forms of advertising, adopting a consultative and understanding approach to secure trust and achieve the best result for her clients.
Outside of work Sarah enjoys meeting new people, shopping, socialising with friends, horse riding and spending time with her family as well as learning and researching topics and subjects that interest her.
INTERESTING FACT: Sarah was very fortunate while working for a large organisation; on 2 separate company events she met and enjoyed the company of Alisha Dixon and the very cheeky Olly Murs . She was also rewarded a few years ago a photo-shoot pamper day and was covered on the front page of The Sunday magazine.
Colin has joined the Olsen Partnership as a business coach and brings a wealth of business experience gained while working in the manufacturing, retail and service industries.
Most of his career has been devoted to developing other people's skills through training and coaching in various aspects of business excellence. Most recently he has been helping companies gain grants for training and development. Colin is a member of the Deming Alliance and other professional organisations and believes that profitability comes from constantly improving quality in both people and processes.