We're the sum of our collective experience.
Mike Saunders Managing Director
Mike has 15 years experience in the web development and design industry. He has project managed the design and build of nearly 200 websites with over 100 currently live and maintained by him and his team.
Mike has managed web projects for a wide range of customers from individuals to larger organisations including Tiscali, Silent Night Beds, the London Stock Exchange, NTL, Glendinning and The Vindolanda Trust.
Mike started his career as a web designer and rose to creative director at Aurora Entertainment Group until in 2004 he started his own agency - Reactor. Launched as a web design company, Mike has built Reactor up to be a brand, marketing and design agency offering a range of digital and printed marketing solutions.
Nick Cox Creative Director
Nick has 17 years design experience working in design agencies, magazine publishing and the public sector.
His experience spans print, packaging, branding, publishing, illustration and website design, delivering everything from small projects for local business through to larger campaigns for regional, national and international organisations. Some of the companies he has produced work for over the years include the NHS Information Authority, the National Trust, Renault Agriculture and Berkeley Commercial to name but a few.
Having initially trained as an illustrator, Nick combines his illustration and design skills to create unique and compelling design solutions.
Rob Burns Marketing Director
Rob Burns has 11 years of commercial experience in online marketing including managing over £1 million of yearly sales for niche book clubs including The Ancient & Medieval History Book Club and The History Guild. With a background in publishing he has worked as web producer for the academic publisher SAGE publications, responsible for its web strategy in Europe, Middle East & Africa.
His expertise spans online marketing communications and strategy, search engine optimization, Google Adwords (managing over £40,000 of online advertising spend for clients) conversion optimisation and search engine copywriting.
Lee Wade Technical Director
Lee has 20 years experience in IT and programming. Beginning as a games programmer and more recently working on commercial applications and mobile phone apps. Lee also looks after Reactor's web servers, client email and online security.