The principals of J44

Kevin Murphy

Communications Entrepreneur of the Year.
Multi award-winning Creative Director.

Kevin Murphy and his businesses have shelves of industry accolades, including Design Agency of the Year and the Institute of Marketing Gold Award for Strategy. They have won many gold creative awards and Kevin himself has been voted Communications Entrepreneur of the Year.

Nicola Pickup

International business leader and marketing strategist.

Nicola Pickup has delivered results in the UK and Australia by building an inspiring and inclusive environment in which passionate teams execute strategies that spring from a clear consumer vision.

Brian Sharp

Creative and analytical manager with a global blue chip FMCG sales and marketing track record.

Brian Sharp is both a marketeer and a business manager. He combines global big brand experience (UK, Europe, Australia and Asia) with communications creativity and commercial insight – a blend that builds sales and profits via memorable communications for large and small businesses.

Steve Yelland

Writer and communications strategist, working with blue chip and start-up businesses.

A writer since 1978, Steve Yelland’s writing and strategic insight have built share and sold product for some of the world’s top brands. His work has appeared in the D&AD Annual three times and his ads, websites and long-form communications have won awards in the UK, Europe and the USA.