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We have a senior management team with proven experience across a wide range of communication channels. And no, that’s not our current wi-fi password.


Terry has been with Zest The Agency for over 25 years, holding the position of Chairman for the last 6 years. He has rich experience in delivering strategic and creative campaigns to a wide variety of blue chip clients in a large spectrum of market sectors. Terry’s role as Chairman sees him advising senior clients and business owners, engaging potential new clients, and guiding the agency’s direction, acquisition and growth.

Belinda Collins

Group Managing Director

Bee knows the business inside and out, working her way up the ranks over the past 10 years to Managing Director. Prior to Zest, Bee spent many years working in London across recruitment marketing, not for profit, as well as B2B and B2C accounts. She’s dedicated, strategic and knows how to do business.

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Claire Kidd

Director of Marketing

Bringing 15 years of marketing experience as well as her calm, logical and strategic mind, Claire is a great asset to the Zest team. Claire spent many years working within the marketing department at Marks & Spencer, contributing to innovative and inventive initiatives such as the 'Dine in for £10' promotion which she helped launch to market.

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David Gyertson

Director of Digital

David started his career in the public sector before spending 11 years in tech and digital agencies delivering digital projects and campaigns for luxury brands, FTSE 100 clients and B2B clients in the finance and tech sectors. David’s priority is to develop long term client relationships, implementing digital strategies, campaigns and operational structures that help to deliver real ROI for clients.

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Bruce Smith

Director of Creative

Bruce has over 12 years’ experience within the creative industry, working for a diverse selection of clients including: - Shakespeare’s Globe, Regent Street, Grosvenor, EDF, and Channel 4. Bruce brings a wealth of knowledge of brand building from the inside out. He’s down to earth and passionate about creating interesting and intelligent brand communications.

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Helen Banyard

Head of Client Services

With experience in marketing for almost 20 years, 10 of those with Zest, Helen has plenty to offer to her team. She’s worked on some big accounts, IHG, Expedia, Leeds Castle and TNT to name just a few, and is often a source of advice for the rest of the team.

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Virginie has 21 years experience in marketing in the food and drink industry, including working on the account for Pret a Manger building their brand and stores across the country. Virginie brings experience from both client and agency side and is always up for a challenge.


Formerly the Defence Editor and Royal Editor for The Sun, Duncan’s 20 years’ journalist experience provides clients with a rare insight and advantage for successfully securing coverage with national and local media outlets. Covering contentious stories during his time as a journalist, Duncan’s strengths also lie in crisis and reputation management.

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We work with clients across Kent, London, the Midlands and Europe. We can come to you or you can come to us, which ever suits.

Zest The Agency
8 The Oaks
Revenge Road
Lords Wood, Kent