Unipart House, Garsington Road, Cowley, Oxford, OX4 2NG

Small Business Coach and Creative Agency

No fluff business coach and creative agency helping you get and keep all the customers your business needs. 

We will work with you to create GREAT MARKETING for your business that JUST WORKS.

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Small Business Coach and Creative Agency

Being a business owner is hard! Why? Because you are alone.

You’re your own boss. The buck stops with you. And every decision you make can have huge consequences.

Creating the right piece of marketing could generate thousands of pounds in sales…or it could flop spectacularly.

Take the marketing burden off your shoulders!

We get it. Marketing can be scary and intimidating place for small businesses. You are struggling to keep up, let alone make great money, while your competitors seem to be crushing it…

Our job is to fix your marketing. Imagine equipping your business with great marketing that others in your industry can only dream about!

You could be just a phone call away from claiming this reality for your business.


Yes please help fix my marketing

Don’t do it all alone or trust the wrong people.
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Branding, design and print

We’re excited by what we can do for your business and we step up to every challenge with innovative ideas and limitless creativity. Verve Creative helps you to maximise your brand impact, engage your customers and effectively promote your business to make a measurable difference to your sales and profits.


Large format graphics

Exhibition stands from inspiration to installation, printed boards, digital wallpaper, window vinyls, banner printing, floor graphics, external graphics, pop ups, pull ups, visual management boards we can do them all, with innovative solutions and high impact. Meeting rooms or warehouses we can transform them into an inspirational workspace.


Marketing help and coaching

A Personal Trainer for your. business. I’ll understand where you are now and help you articulate your goals for where you want to be. We’ll pull together a bespoke plan for you that will get you there and then I’ll encourage you, nurture you, and hold you accountable to make that plan happen and we’ll track your results so you can see the progress you’re making.


Not Just Great Design

Verve has been providing marketing help for many years. Our passion lies in being a part of making your business more successful. Your website, emails, exhibition graphics, brochures, magazines, presentations or leaflets WILL be stunning. They will also perform the function they are intended to – to increase the value you give customers and make your business achieve more.

From choosing the right stationery, packaging and signage to a bespoke hand finished brochure or an effective website we design your marketing to work for you.


Rachel Foord

Owner / Director

Rachel is a self-confessed perfectionist with a wealth of design, marketing and strategy experience. Her background includes extensive work both agency and client side for large corporate accounts and small start-ups both in the UK and abroad.
Rachel’s business journey started in brand management, then marketing services, motivation and incentives, and communication and design agencies. She has worked in the UK, the Far East and the Middle East, with clients as diverse as automotive, telecommunications, construction, financial services, hospitality and retail.
10 years ago Rachel set up Verve Creative, with a range of clients from small local businesses to large multi-national household names.
With her experience and marketing knowledge Rachel knows how hard it is for new, or existing businesses to establish themselves and to succeed
Together with our team of creatives our marketing and design agency will save you a small fortune in wasted marketing money.
With Verve, you have the ultimate marketing team on demand. Learn how our smart marketing gets you big returns.


The Team

The core of our team is made up of “senior associates”, talented individuals who want to run their own businesses but also want to be a part of a bigger team.
Because of our flexible structure we get to cherry pick the very best talent. All of our associates are the best in class individuals for a wide range of skills – copywriters, illustrators, graphic designers, web designers – who get to work on projects they adore. Most of our associates have worked with us for many years, and our long standing relationships thrive on each others success. Verve clients know they will have the undivided attention of their talented specialist dedicated to making their project outstanding.

Branding is not just for the big boys!

We work with you to define, strategically and creatively, the most important aspects of your brand, your brands potential and your customers. We will help you to create a proposition that sets you apart from your competitors and effectively promotes your business.

Every message is developed to maximise its impact and every design is created to perfectly fit the brief. This commitment to creativity is the same whether we’re designing a fresh new logo for a business, developing a stunning business to business brochure or creating the concept for a luxury chocolatier.

Design and branding for a suite of brochures

Stand out from the crowd!

Verve will work with you to create new, exciting and innovative ways to shout about your business and get your message to your audience – employees and customers. From exhibition resources, event graphics, point of sale material, indoor and outdoor signage or bespoke room design

We will see your project through from design right through to print, delivery and installation.

Bold solutions that make an impact.


Your chance to show off, and generate sales, we can help you create stunning exhibition stands, pop-ups, pull-ups, or shell schemes to get your customers talking. Understanding the power of events and
exhibitions, we will help you to combine creative design with powerful brand marketing to engage your audiences in meaningful and immersive ways

Visual Management

An engaged workforce increases productivity. Visual management boards are an effective way of showing your staff how they are doing and inspires ideas. An environment that promotes collaborative working, innovation and creativity makes even the longest hours more enjoyable


Internal Signage

Internal signage is an important part of ensuring your brand’s message is being heard, ensuring your office, building or place of work becomes an ambassador for that message.
From training rooms to warehouses we can transform your areas into inspirational places to work. Digital wallpaper, vinyl graphics, floor or window graphics they all make a statement.

External Signage

Nobody wants to be that business that blends into the background, the business that hears, ‘Oh! I didn’t even know you were here’. Your business front should have clear branding clear, be bold, eye-catching, and memorable. Signage is both branding and advertising, it tells people who you are and where you are.

More than just Web Design

We help hard-working business owners just like you generate more sales from their website with intelligent design, easy software, smart marketing and dependable support.

Websites strategically designed to capture and convert more customers for your business.

Don’t risk losing 30% or more of your traffic and sales by not being mobile ready. Get a complimentary mobile version of your website when we create your main site — no fuss, no stress and no cost.

Verve offers unbeatable value for money in comparison with other web developers, even saving you money on your ongoing website costs. We’ll also hold your hand with tech support.

We’ll help you connect the dots between communicating effectively online, and getting your customers to part with their hard-earned cash.

We make things look good…

…take a peek!

ALL/Branding/Conference and Exhibitions/Design and Print/Graphic Design/Large format graphics/Marketing/Professional Proposals/SEO/Web Design/


Operational Excellence Visual Management

Visual Management Boards



The launch of iScream Oxford


Health and Safety Campaign

Posters and pull-ups for a Warehouse Health and Safety Campaign


Elegant Pricelist

Elegant beautician’s printed pricelists


Lighting Catalogue

Business to Business Product Catalogue


ASOS Proposal

Large engaging proposal for ASOS


Sainsbury’s Proposal

A proposal making an impact


Proposal Document

Retail proposal document


Healthcare Conference

Backdrop for a conference


Warehouse Makeover

Creating a showcase in a warehouse


Wicked Chocolate

Indulgent design for gourmet chocolate


Ardenia Group

Design work for a benefits programme


TTC Exhibition Stand

Business to Business Exhibition Stand


Consumables Solution

Branding Refresh and Corporate Identity


Branding and Design for MSC R&D Ltd

Branding and Design for MSC R&D Ltd


Logistics Guild

Branding, website design and marketing material


Community Projects

Working within our community

I can shower nothing but praise on Rachel and the team at Verve. They immediately “got” what we were about and the statement we wanted to make. The artwork they showed us following the initial consultation simply blew us away. I said we would go away and think about it and we were so impressed I rang from the car to say “yes” before we had even left the car park!! They offer the complete package from Artwork, branding through to Website construction. They also assisted with setting up our Instagram and Facebook accounts, enabling us to target the perfect audience. Rachel still supports us with gaining the most cost effective printing quotes.

Graham MacDonald

Co- Director of Iscream & Wicked Chocolate

We have been working with Rachel/Verve for five years now and have always been impressed by their responsiveness and flexibility. They are very good value for money and have proven themselves to be creative when required (for example, when. developing our new corporate identity)

Iain Gray

Business Growth and Partnership Manager, MSC R&D Ltd

I can not speak highly enough of Rachel and Verve Creative. I work with numerous suppliers on a daily basis but none more approachable and professional than Verve.
On a couple of occasions I have been put under pressure to complete last minute branding projects. On both these occasions Verve not only stepped up to the plate and produced everything that was required within 72 hours when other suppliers had said it was impossible, but also came up with creative ideas that I had never thought of.
I always have every confidence that Verve will complete every project to an outstanding quality and at a price that always matches or betters others. Having that confidence in Verve means I can get on with my day to day job.

Stephen McKee

Graphic Design Manager, Unipart

How to find us

Verve Creative

Unipart House,
Garsington Road,
Cowley, Oxford, OX4 2NG

Phone : 07949 188923

Email : [email protected]





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