Founder
Vaunt

During his agency career, as a Founder and Agency Leader Ryan excelled at transforming how leading brands deliver product and brand development, technology transformation and go-to-market growth strategies. Channel 4, Sky, first direct, Intel, HSBC, The Sun, Deutsche Bank, P&G, Eurostar and The Times newspaper are just some of the brands Ryan helped succeed through agencies such as Nice, Karmarama, Accenture and TH_NK.

Now, Ryan’s proven track record in creating business value and his unique set of skills has led him to develop a portfolio of new consumer brands that include the perfume brand Vaunt, a PropTech business called Hotspots and a retail business called Hoohaa.

As well as this, his consultancy called The Zeitgeist, helps digital businesses quickly maximise the potential of their businesses and manage the issues that can come with accelerated growth.

Judging panel

Carolyn Shelby

Manager, SEO
The Walt Disney Company

Jocelyn Le Conte

Head of Search
Merkle | Periscopix

Adrian Phipps

Global SEO Director
GSK

Alexandre Bram

Senior SEO Manager
boohoo

Jo Baker

Agency Business Lead, WPP / Google Ads
Google

Allyson Griffiths

Founder
Awful Good

Aiste Krevneviciute

Digital Acquisition Lead
Tide

Paige Hobart

SEO Team Director
ROAST

Steve Nicholls

Director SEO & Insights
Sage Group PLC

Steph Vickers

Head of SEO
GoCompare

Chris Kelly

Head of Digital Marketing
Foxtons

Alex Tait

Founder
Entropy

Dewi Nawasari

Head of SEO
The Sole Supplier

Becky Simms

Founder & CEO
Reflect Digital

Shelley Appiah

Head of SEO
Netmums

Joe Ford

Head of SEO
The Organic Agency

Lora Parker

VP, Media Services
PMG

Elizabeth Knights-Ward

Group Marketing Manager, Content Marketing, EMEA, LSMS
LinkedIn

Dateme Tubotamuno

Digital Marketing Manager
FluidOne

Claudia Ziegenbein

Head of Paid Search
MediaCom UK

Adrian Cutler

Director, Global Agency
Microsoft Search Advertising

Polly Pospelova

Digital Marketing Director
Delete

Alina Ghost

SEO Manager
Amara

Ryan Hall

Founder
Vaunt

Richard Keenan-Heard

Head of SEO
Trainline

Byron T-Resch

Head of Search Engine Marketing
Deliveroo

Chris Chesebro

Senior Vice President, Digital Transformation Professional Beauty
COTY

Alice Foster

SEO Editor
The Times and The Sunday Times

Shiblu Ahmed

Paid Media Performance Director
Greenlight

Tristan Sanders

Founder
Sanders Media