A results driven digital agency

We’re a privately owned, specialist digital agency who have been delivering cutting edge digital projects since 2004. We’ve grown in size, turnover and stature every year and work with a wonderful portfolio of clients to deliver award winning projects.

The key to our success is the way we understand our clients’ commercial objectives. Everything we do is then aligned to delivering the best possible results in the areas that matter the most to you.

With over 85% of our business coming from either existing clients or recommendations we understand the importance of providing a great service and delivering on our promises every time. We’re about long term successful partnerships and are delighted that our clients chose to work with us for years.

9 reasons to choose 9xb

  1. Full service digital agency - winning mix of business, marketing, creative and technical expertise
  2. In-house team of 35+ digital experts with experience across a wide range of sectors
  3. Large agency capabilities, small agency service – we care!
  4. Our entire team are customer facing and available to discuss your project at any time
  5. 10 years’ experience – so we know the digital arena inside out
  6. High staff retention enabling you to build long term relationships with your 9xb project team
  7. Competitive rates providing maximum value for money
  8. Multi Award Winning Company
  9. We’re fun to work with!

In short, everything you need to make sure your digital strategy a success.

The secret of our success

  • Rob Burns
    Managing Director
  • Rob Reeve
  • Alexander King
    Operations Director
  • Ben Aylott
    Technical Director
  • Chris Kell
    Client Services Director
  • Simon Blake
    Client Services Director
  • John Young
    Account Director
  • Paul Nel
    Account Director
  • Claire Burns
    Special Projects Executive
  • Lisa Bain
    Company Account
  • Michael Van Rooyen
    Senior Projects
  • Joe Lyon
    Lead Technical Consultant
  • Jenny Riley
    Project Manager
  • Rich Kenny
    Senior Project Manager
  • James Weller
    Project Manager
  • Mark Pickering
    Campaigns Manager
  • Andrew Jackson
    Digital Marketing Executive
  • Michael Smith
    Marketing Consultant
  • Simon Kenworthy
    Digital Marketing Consultant
  • Jay Heaviside
    Senior Digital Designer
  • John Nightingale
    Senior Digital Designer
  • Ben Kay
    Senior Software Engineer
  • Gary Willoughby
    Web & Applications Developer
  • Alexena Mutch
    Web & Applications Developer
  • Mazen Shaheed
    Senior Web & Apps Developer
  • Michael Cockle
    UI Developer
  • Chris Rutledge
    Web and Applications Developer
  • Dan Watson
    UI Developer
  • Navid Nadali
    Web and Applications Developer
  • Swetha Poosarla
    Web & Applications Developer
  • Lewis Clark
    PPC Consultant
  • Martin Hughes
    Senior Systems Developer
  • Digital Marketing

  • Experienced
    PHP Web

Sorry to brag, but we’re winners

eCommerce Awards for Excellence 2014 Best eCommerce Re-Launch Bathstore Winner. The Press 2014 Technology Business of the Year 9xb Winner. Ackrill Awards 2014 Best Medium-Sized Business 9xb Winner. Digital Impact Awards 2014 Best Use of Digital in Property Sector Express Bi-folding Doors Silver Award. Dadi Awards 2014 Best Professional Services Website WYG Finalist. EMMA’s 2014 Most Effective Mobile or Responsive Site WYG Finalist Digital Impact Awards 2014 Best Use of Digital in Professional Services WYG Bronze Award. Digital Impact Awards 2014 Best Use of Digital in Retail Bathstore Bronze Award. UK Search Awards 2014 Best Low Budget Campaign Express Bi-folding Doors Finalist British Interactive Media Assoc Best Retail Site Bathstore Finalist. Big Chip Awards 2014 Best Use of Search Gioteck Finalist. MOMA’s 2014 Best Retail Mobile Strategy Campaign Bathstore Finalist. MOMA’s 2014 Best User Experience/Usability Bathstore Finalist. MOMA’s 2014 Best Consumer Goods Mobile Campaign Marks & Spencer Finalist. Retail 500 top 500 UK online stores Bathstore Ranked position 5. Prolific North Awards 2014 Best Website Bathstore Finalist. Digital Impact Awards 2013 Best Use of Digital in Professional Services Eddisons Winner. Ackrill Awards 2013 Best Employer 9xb Winner. The Drum Digital Census 2013 9xb 5th in class. MOMA’s 2013 Campaign Strategy Leisure Bradford Theatres Finalist. DADI’s 2013 Best Use of Technological Innovation Animalcare Finalist. EMMA’s 2013 Most Effective Location-based Campaign Eddisons Finalist. EMMA’s 2013 Most Effective mCommerce Solution Hi-Tec Finalist. Insider Digital Awards 2013 Best Business to Consumer Website Paper Themes Highly Commended Finalist. Insider Digital Awards 2013 Best Digital Agency 9xb Highly Commended Finalist. UK Search Awards 2013 Best Use of Search in Gaming Gioteck Finalist. Insider Digital Awards 2012 Best Digital Marketing Campaign Magnum Boots Winner. UK Search Awards 2012 9xb campaigns finalists in 4 different category’s. Digital Impact Awards 2012 Best Use of Digital in the Utilities Sector Total Gas & Power Silver Medal. Wwwonder women top 30 women in digital under 30 Carly Chaffer 9xb Marketing Manager. Best Business Awards 2012 Best Employer in Marketing and PR 9xb Winner. DADI’s 2012 Use of Organic Search Yorkshire Linen Co Finalist. B2B Marketing Awards 2012 Best Website Cityvisitor Finalist. MIAwards 2012 Digital Agency of the Year 9xb Finalists. And the list goes on…

Why us

We want you to succeed

So, what sets us apart from other digital agencies? That’s simple - it’s our genuine enthusiasm for everything we do. Every member of our team is passionate about digital and every single one of them is customer facing.

Put simply, that means you get to speak directly to the people you want to speak to when you need them, ensuring you get the support of a large agency with the close relationships and attention to detail of individual specialists.

Our work-hard, play-hard culture complements everything we do. As well as offering all that you’d expect from a modern digital agency, we're brimming with personality – which means we’re also great fun to work with too.

We care

We’re passionate about digital and your dedicated project team are always on hand to help, provide advice and fine tune your ongoing campaign.
Your team will typically include:

  • Account Director – strategy, commercial and relationship
  • Project Manager – your lead consultant and studio contact
  • Digital Designer – creative and design
  • UI Developer – code layouts to work across multiple devices
  • Web & App Developer - technical development
  • Digital Marketing Consultant –CRO and promotional campaigns
  • Marketing Executives – specialised campaign services

Why not come and say ‘Hello’? We might even challenge you to a game of foosball!

Work hard, play hard

If you’re passionate about digital, believe you have genuine talent and you’re looking for an environment that lets you shine – then you’re right up our street!

9xb is a great place to work, just ask any of our team. We recognise the potential of our employees and provide exciting opportunities for talented people to develop successful careers through on-going training and exploring your ideas.

Whilst a specific vacancy may not be advertised, we happily invite speculative applications and we'll always get in touch and give you the opportunity to tell us how great you are. So if you have the relevant skills with strong communication skills and enjoy working as part of a team then drop Rob a line including your CV to r.burns@9xb.com

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