Freelance Digital Creative Director, with over 18 years of experience across all aspects of social media, content creation, video, website design & build, digital & content marketing and PR communications.

Specialising in Motorsport, Sport & Leisure, Lifestyle, Consumer and B2B sectors, delivering social media strategies & campaigns (organic & paid for), all forms of content creation, community management, video filming & editing, website design & build, event coverage, PR and Influencer engagement.

Social Media & Content Creation

Developing social media strategies and campaigns, through to content calendars. Delivering daily community management and complete content creation across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn.

Client experience across paid for advertising, event promotion and live coverage, Influencer engagement, channel audits, monitoring and Monthly reporting.

Content Creation

Design and production of social media content for each social media channel format. 

Still image development, filmed & animated content, short & long form social video, cinemagraphs, animated GIFs, infographics & Print production (brochures, posters and flyers).

Content produced in Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere Pro & Adobe Illustrator.

Content Examples:

Filmed Social Media Promos & Trailers

Edited Promos, short form & social content

Filmed short form video promos

Animated Social Content


Image animation

Animated GIFs


Social Channels & Still Image

Video Filming & Direction


DSLR Filming and editing (Adobe Premiere Pro) of social media and YouTube based video content, including showreels, campaigns, events, promos.

Concepts, recces, storyboards, filming , editing, encoding and optimisation.


Spirit of Soho

Video Promo

Thurrock Hammers

Event Coverage / Promo

Jota Advanced Engineering


Eastbourne Eagles TeamBuilder

Promotional videos

Thurrock Hammers Campaign


Red Driving School (concept, script & Direction)




The design and build of fully responsive websites across all desktop, laptops, tablets and mobiles.  

Built on a development server for initial sign off and testing, with CMS set up, full content creation, SEO optimisation and Google Analytics integration.  Set up of hosting or able to use existing hosting providers.

On-going Monthly site Management and content creation, or help guide & support if self managing.

All sites are built in WordPress and are https secure.


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Wordpress website design
Wordpress Website Production
Website Production

To view a range of Case Studies, please click on the link below.

Get in touch

Ian Smalley – Freelance Digital Creative Director

Please get in touch with any social media, video or website based requirements. 

From a social media perspective, this can include channel strategies or social audits, through to daily community management complete with all aspects of content creation.

For all projects, I can work alone or am happy to work with any existing teams, providing additional client facing resource if required. I am able to work either remotely or on site using either my own equipment or any existing client technology.

Projects are quoted on a day rate or a negotiated project rate or as a monthly retained fee.

Please complete the form below with any enquiries & I will respond as soon as possible.