We’re a creative agency
that builds human experiences.

We believe that immersive experiences drive human connections. We craft the places and
spaces needed to turn connections into moments - evolving the way people engage,
understand, and grow.

Human beings are constantly searching for new ways to make their hopes
and dreams a reality - so that’s who we design for.

It's that simple.

Our Values

We are Brave

It’s the way we speak and the way we present ourselves. We are bold, disruptive and fun – this is how we distinguish ourselves from some of the more strait-laced and established players in our market. That’s not to say we’re arrogant, we are Human Built, which means we always act with humility and respect, but when we do a job well we should shout about it and celebrate.

Our team always remembers that we have a touch of class, and that is the hallmark of the quality work we produce.

We are Dependable

When the rubber meets the road, it’s us with our foot on the gas. In our line of work, there’s nothing more valuable to our clients than knowing someone has their back – and that’s us. When the job gets tough, we don’t back down; we stay until the job is done and it meets our exacting standards.

On a personal level, it means that the team looks out for you. If someone asks you for help the answer is always “yes!” and the question is “how can I help?”.

Dependability + sincerity = trust

We are Inquisitive

Inquisitiveness also informs our attention to detail. As we all know, the old saying goes “the devil is in the detail” and our attention to detail is second to none.

We are forensic creatives, planning for every eventuality in everything we do. Our client’s success is our success.

We are Mindful

We are compassionate in all things. Whether it’s the people we work with or the planet we share. The clue is in our name, we are Human Built, and we look after them wherever we meet. It’s about empathy for the colleagues we work with and the visitors we provide experiences for, Human Built is accessible to all. We’re also environmental stewards, paying close attention to the way we operate and the stock we use.

If it can’t be reused or recycled, is it the right product or can we use an alternative? We only have one planet Earth, so let’s leave a lasting impression on our audiences and nothing else.

We're Part of Something BIGGER

Creating any kind of experience means bringing a multidisciplinary team together to work as one. As your single point of contact, we’ll manage our network of sister companies from the Paragon Group to make the magic happen.

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Our sister companies allow us to extend our global coverage and produce much more:

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Our team

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Andy Hickinbotham

Sales Director

If there’s an industry out there, Andy’s worked with it. He’s got brands on the brain and he’s coming to an event near you soon.

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Ellis Tomkins

New Business Sales Director

Ellis’ modern, collaborative and ‘people-first’ approach to events is what made her the perfect choice for championing our philosophy to the organiser community.

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Donna Thompson

Project Manager

Donna is very customer focused, always keen to impress, and takes up any op-paw-tunity to compete in dog shows.

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Daniel Bailey

Business Development Manager

Our new business development manager, Daniel, has been in the industry for years. He knows what makes customers tick and helps bring the vision to life.

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Richard Clayton

Creative Designer

Richard loves a good brief. He likes concrete & neon, lit fabric and Banksy. And hats. All designers should wear hats. *photo excludes hat.

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Will Boyce

Event Manager

Mr. Organised, Will is the guy you want on-site backing you up. With years of experience both within venues and as a supplier, Will knows what it takes to deliver.

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Corinne Dobson

Exhibition creative and 3D designer

Corinne brings over 20 years’ experience of exhibition creative and 3D design to our ever-expanding team.

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Leigh Mann

3D Creative

Leigh has been in the events and experiential game for nearly 20 years, providing clients with innovative floorplans and inspiring 3D architectural design.

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Ian Bancroft

Operations Director

Ian is our operations director. The guy that makes the magic happen by turning an empty venue into a buzzing experience for visitors.

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Bronte Murdoch

Event Manager

Here to take pressure off our clients with her superhuman organisational skills and eye for running great events.

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Adam Every

Exhibitor Success Manager

Adam has been in the industry for 6 years and works behind the scenes processing orders and answering questions at lightning speed.

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Aaron Underwood

CAD Planner

Our new CAD floorplanner Aaron has spent 3 years doing exhibition floor plans pre covid and has managed retail and escape room fit outs.


We care as much as you do,
that’s why we strive for
having the smallest footprint

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Our job is to leave a lasting impression on your clients, not our planet. We stand wholeheartedly behind this statement - which is why we’ve worked tirelessly to research, and invest in, sustainable alternatives to our print processes and materials. The result is our Eco-Range; a collection of materials that are completely recyclable and replaces harmful products without compromising on quality.

Our continued research into evolving the way we work means that you can trust us to deliver top quality products, whilst you save money and look out for the planet we all share.

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Hours of operationMon-Fri: 8:30am to 5:30pm
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