F2 Solutions

“I have known Simon for many years, first when he was client side, then media agency side, now as an independent marketing consultant. I’ve always found him knowledgeable in all areas of on and off line media, keenly focused on results, and highly reliable. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend him.”


“I have known Simon for many years, and would not hesitate to recommend him as a professional, trustworthy marketing and media specialist. Simon is unusual in that he looks for ways in which both he and his clients can benefit from working together.”

Cheeze DMG

“I have worked with Simon over many years, first when I was a digital marketing service provider, and more recently on a joint initiative to develop new business opportunities. I have always found Simon to be a highly professional, reliable and knowledgeable marketing and new media specialist, with a very strong board level network.”

Freedom to Fly

“I have worked with Simon Thorp as both a client and business partner. He has always demonstrated the highest levels of integrity and reliability, at the same time proving himself to have a strong command of new media and marketing techniques such as social networks.

Simon is also willing to share risk, and is highly focused on “return on investment” rather than the usual media agency commission/fee based approach.”

Destination Performance UK

“Simon produced an advice sheet for our membership on the topic of social media and guerrilla marketing. It was authoritative, well written and thought-provoking. It was also delivered punctually. Simon is an extremely knowledgeable and intelligent consultant.”

Tourism Society

“I asked Simon to speak at The Tourism Society ‘Marketing Masterclass’. Simon put together a fantastic 30 minute presentation that fitted our brief perfectly.

Our delegates gave Simon some very positive feedback and learnt a lot from his expertise in the marketing sector.

I would recommend Simon as a speaker for your events and conferences, as he has a wealth of knowledge on the subject and has a charismatic presenting style.”

Attraction World

“I have known Simon for a number of years, both as a business partner and as someone who now also runs their own consultancy business. I have found him in all cases to be honest, professional and pro-active. I would always be very happy to recommend Simon to anyone.”

Dudley Stationery

“Simon has demonstrated his professionalism as a service provider in the IT field as well as previously as an outstanding employee. I have total confidence in recommending Simon for any piece of work or project that he is interested in undertaking as I know he is reliable and competent and a great person to work with.”


“Simon is a dedicated, diligent professional who never wavered in his focus and was collaborative in his approach. He was a pleasure to work with – affable, supportive and thoughtful. I would recommend Simon unhesitatingly.”


“Initially met Simon when I was delivering training for Prevista. We remained in touch, and have since worked on similar government funded projects. Simon is a highly trustworthy and innovative marketing specialist, and I would not hesitate to recommend him.”

British Executive Service Overseas

“Simon was my first manager at BESO and gave me my break into International Development. His personable, kind approach to people management, combined with his outstanding organisational skills and attention to detail made him a fantastic asset to the organisation.

He was a fantastic person to work for, an inspiring leader and great team player and I’d happily recommend him.”

Dudley Stationery

“I worked with Simon at Dudley Stationery and found him to be a highly professional, good humoured colleague. Even in times of extreme pressure he never failed to support the sales and marketing teams and remain focused on the needs of our customers. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend him.”

Debonair Airways

“I found Simon to be a highly organised, experienced and supportive colleague. His attention to detail in ensuring processes were cost effectively designed and implemented to improve the airline’s international customer service was excellent. He also approached projects in a manner which ensured buy in from all stakeholders.”

Inghams Travel

“I have found Simon to be a extremely capable and results orientated professional, who does not just ‘talk the talk’ but ‘walks the walk’! He has excellent inter-personal skills, is a highly effective communicator and has the ability to assess businesses accurately in order to drive strategic growth and profitability. On top of this a really nice guy – great to do business with!”