Based in Exeter, Devon, we offer our clients the very highest standards of strategy and creativity in marketing, advertising, design, digital and PR.

As the largest independent marketing and advertising agency in the region we know how important it is to keep hungry, especially in the ever-changing digital arena. We employ only the most talented people, constantly encourage accelerated learning and training, and work together as a team to ensure our clients continue to trust and respect our marketing skills. This level of integration from all aspects of marketing sets us apart in the region and offers clients the opportunity to have a single agency capable of the highest levels of skill in each and every specialism.

Of course we believe in being professional at all times, but we never lose sight of the fact we work in a fun and innovative industry. It’s important our clients enjoy working with us too: a proven recipe that can only bring success!


A quick overview of our 15 year history, growing to become the region's largest independent full service agency.


Amicable Breakaway from HHC in Bristol (formerly the regional network of Saatchi & Saatchi) where Robert & Giles were Directors

HHC Chalk & Ward

Founded HHC Chalk & Ward – June 1998 – with third Director – Lorna Turner Set up in Longbrook St. Exeter


Rebranded to Chalk & Ward Advertising following full breakaway from HHC


King's Wharf Exeter Quay

Moved to the 3rd Floor of Kings Wharf at The Quay – out grew old premises


Broke 1 Million turnover

Broke the £1m turnover figure


Expanded into 2nd Floor of Kings Wharf


Lionheart Marketing

Acquired Lionheart Marketing and took on 5 of their staff


Chalk & Ward Public Relations set up

Set up Chalk & Ward Public Relations division


Chalk & Ward move to Southernhay

Moved to Chichester Place, Southernhay


TAAN Worldwide

Became the UK agency for the TAAN Global Agency Network


Chalk & Ward merge with Attention Media to form new PR Company

Chalk & Ward merge with Attention Media to form new PR company Chalk & Ward Public Relations Ltd


Hit Leads service launched by Chalk & Ward

Chalk & Ward launch new business lead tracking service for websites, Hit Leads


We pride ourselves on hiring only the best talent. We have a dedicated and passionate team of skills specialists hungry for perfection in every area.