Meet the Team
At the heart of all our services is our team. All are experts in their chosen fields with a wealth of experience and knowledge behind them, so you can be sure that you are in safe hands.
Responsible for the conception and development of this exciting media brand Mark heads up the Jolt Media team & oversees all aspects of the business. With over 20 years’ experience, a distinction from the RPS, multiple international ‘Highly Commended’ awards to his name, he is also the lead photographer.
Mark’s work has featured in various online and print publications over the years, including many in house fashion catalogues, Cotswold Life Supplements, Brides Magazine, Attire Magazine & Not on the High street. Com. Mark is also a qualified UAV pilot. When he hasn’t got a camera in his hand Mark is a keen skier and enjoys watching Gloucester Rugby.
As a founder member Mike assists with the day to day running of the business, from assessing client’s requirements and implementing innovative solutions to running the busy Jolt Media studio. With an in depth knowledge of Photoshop & Lightroom he also takes care of the majority of our photographic post production. He has over 15 years’ experience as a professional photographer and has been fortunate to photograph the likes of international & Wasp’s rugby star James Haskell, Toyah Wilcox & Sir Patrick Stewart. Mike still plays competitive football and also helps run a youth team.
With nearly 30 years’ experience, he can recall life before Macs and is now a reformed technophobe. In the past Mark has worked for several design and advertising agencies. He’s also written many Photoshop tutorials for some of the world’s leading creative publications such as Computer Arts, Advanced Photoshop and Digital Arts magazines as well as online tutorials. He was also MetalFX Designer of the Year 2006 / Highly Commended 2007. In his spare time mark enjoys surfing, (which he’s been doing for over 35 years)! He also restores vintage skateboards for collectors around the world.
A keen eye for detail and meticulous planning, Amy ensures that all our projects reach the customer on time, on budget and as agreed! Fully conversant with Photoshop & Lightroom she also creates many of our standard photo boards. Amy is responsible for the continued development of our ever expanding product line and is always on the lookout for something new. She is a keen photographer, enjoys swimming, cycling and the great outdoors in general. When she’s not doing any of that, you can find her tinkering with her classic car!
With 20 years experience in web design and development, Richard has worked in a number of agencies working on projects for many schools and businesses including the NHS and GCHQ. From large e-commerce sites to bespoke online applications, Richard's skillset covers a vast range of web disciplines. Coming from a graphic design background, Richard also understands how to present any business or school at it's very best whilst keeping up to date with the very latest in online trends.
When not glued to his screen, Richard enjoys playing guitar and growing chillies!
Formally a Technical Director for Bloomberg TV, Tom now ensures our video department runs like clockwork! A master behind the camera, Tom’s creative flair and unsurpassed knowledge of complex video tech makes all our videos unique. In the past he has worked with many high profile brands such as Jaguar Land Rover, Nokia, Optoma, Nike, & Channel 4. Tom is also responsible for our live event visuals. Using his skills with projections & animations he has created content for Glastonbury, Bestival and Creamfields, and has toured with bands across the world as a video tech and VJ. In his spare time he can be found surf skiing or growing veg in his poly tunnel!
Sarah’s passion for the video production industry stems from her first trip to Universal Studios in Florida the age of 12! Fast forward a few years and after achieving a 1st Class Honours Degree at the University Of Hertfordshire, she embarked her film making career. Sarah’s primary role is to film and edit our high quality video productions. Her creative film making abilities either behind the camera or in the editing suite ensures our clients receive nothing less than a first class product. Sarah is also a qualified UAV Pilot. When not working, she can still be found playing with camera equipment and planning her next big filming adventure!
Dave is responsible for our aerial operations & pilots. As an accomplished commercial, group and portrait photographer, Dave has extended his knowledge into the aerial world. All our stunning aerial videos & stills are captured using a variety of drones. As well as being an expert pilot, Dave has an in-depth knowledge of the inner workings of all our fleet. He has constructed our bespoke hexacopter, which allows us to carry many different types of camera equipment that are able to capture the highest quality images & footage. For the past few years David has had the privilege of photographing from the skies at The National Memorial Arboretum, Royal Holloway University and many of the different colleges of Oxford University, to name a few. When David is away from the camera you will find him on his bike, working on projects in his garage (currently a Hand built sports car), or out and about with his family.
Our Clients Say
It was an absolute pleasure working with Jolt Media
Jolt Media's service from the brief through to finished prospectus has been efficient and excellent.
When the Jolt Media team visit me at Colston's it is like welcoming back great friends, they made our brand come alive and carry with them my highest endorsement.
Outstanding artwork tailored specifically to our needs.
I am delighted with the prospectus that they have produced for the school.
Jolt Media have recently produced a promotional video for our school. To say we were pleased with the result would be an understatement!