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Why Grammatik?

Formed with tech start-ups and creative companies in mind, Grammatik is run by experts with hands-on industry experience in the tech industry. We are a boutique with global reach and have market expertise in VFX, games, design and fin-tech to name but a few.

Tell the stories worth hearing

Grammatik is a versatile integrated marketing and PR agency, specialising in the creative technology space. Run by a network of experienced, hands-on professionals that understand the markets and users, we are dedicated to the success of our clients.

Royally good content

We take a creative and focused approach to making dynamic written and video content that will resonate with your target markets. Our speciality is taking the technical and making it approachable to broad audiences.

Marketing that matters

Taking a detailed look at your business and where you are today, we take time to understand where you want to be and build strategic, results driven marketing, communications and PR plans that will help you grow and get your brand recognised.


We believe that integrated marketing campaigns provide the best results. Our approach is to understand the key issues and opportunities in order to formulate a strategy that meets and exceeds your business objectives. We use all the tools and channels at our disposal to make the biggest buzz around your company or products.

Public Relations

Journalists like us because we used to be them, so know what they want. Our thoughtful approach mixes traditional outreach with modern digital and social wizardry. We pester but don't annoy and promise but don't under-deliver.

Digital & reporting

We put the digital building blocks in place to make your business thrive online. Analytical to the bone, our strategies will drive growth from the inside out.

Content creation

We’re going to say it. Content is king. It might be an overused term, but it’s as true as ever. We write compelling copy and make video that’ll make people go “Oooo”.

Social media

Every network is an extension of your brand. We’ll engage with and excite your audiences with thought-out, tactical yet human social media account management.

Creative services

We’re creative types. From graphic design and motion graphics to building websites from scratch, we’ve got it covered.


Our clients are industry leading technology companies and creative content makers.

"Grammatik’s industry expertise and wide reaching marketing know-how has helped us refine and enhance our media & entertainment marketing strategy. Thanks to their specific domain knowledge we've been able to achieve great results."
Wendy Wu, Head of Google Cloud Platform Outbound Marketing, Americas

"We hired Grammatik to help us establish and execute a marketing strategy. What we got is a bright, talented, knowledgeable and always available group. Their results-driven approach and industry connections has delivered a consistent presence on social media channels, more traffic to our website, and coverage by leading media outlets."
Nicolas Burtnyk, Co-Founder & CEO at Redshift

“Grammatik were referred to me by a trusted colleague. We've now been working with the team for a number of months and have found their specific domain knowledge and consistent attentiveness extremely valuable to our business.”
Shawn Walsh, VFX Executive Producer & Partner at Image Engine

“Grammatik are more than just PR - they’re a full service marketing agency. They’re highly results-oriented and set clear and measurable goals and have been of great help to us in continuing to grow our business.”
Rory McGregor, CEO at Cospective

“Grammatik are not just an external partner – they’re a part of the ZERO team. They work strategically with our in-house resources to ensure the right people are talking about the ZERO brand, while also working to streamline our digital presence. Through their activities we’re confident that people are aware of the creative work we are doing.”
Brian Drewes, Co-Founder at Zero VFX

“Grammatik has helped us become strategic with our marketing spend. Regular weekly meetings and detailed reports help us to track progress and make key business-critical decisions. The team are smart, always available and have an intimate knowledge of our industry. Getting access to what is effectively an entire marketing team is extremely valuable to us as we grow.”
Fredrik Limsäter, CEO at ftrack

Examples of our work

Check out some of the coverage and projects that we've done to date.

    • Engagement Insights video

      Engagement Insights video

      Client: Saddington Baynes

    • RISE short film PR

      RISE short film PR

      The short film Director, David Karlak approached us to maximise the reach of his newly released sci-fi short film RISE. Our multi-channel strategy led to coverage on high-profile sites such as THR, MovieMaker Magazine, Nerdist and Gizmodo. The video was awarded both Short of the Week and later became a Vimeo Staff Pick following our month long campiagn. The video received over 250k views within the first 3 weeks.

    • The VFX of Jurassic World

      The VFX of Jurassic World

      Client: Image Engine

    • INK renders the Jaguar D-Type

      INK renders the Jaguar D-Type

      Client: INK

    • cineSync in feature film

      cineSync in feature film

      Client: Cospective

    • ftrack and the creation of Kung Fury

      ftrack and the creation of Kung Fury

      Client: ftrack

    • ftrack drives Mackevision design evolution

      ftrack drives Mackevision design evolution

      Client: ftrack

    • Chappie: Bringing an A.I. Robot to Life via WIRED’s Design FX

      Chappie: Bringing an A.I. Robot to Life via WIRED’s Design FX

      Coverage: WIRED
      Client: Image Engine

    • ftrack explainer video

      ftrack explainer video

      The work: Project management, scripting, motion graphics and voice over
      Client: ftrack


Leadership team

  • Ian Tomalin-Hall
    CEO & Founder

    Brand guardian, crafty wordsmith and entrepreneurial type. Formerly ran Foundry’s global PR and fell in love with the creative tech industry. Career highlights include working with Apple at WWDC and helping forge a technical collaboration with Pixar. Started Grammatik to bring smart, all inclusive marketing support to those in need. Loves film, cheese and early mornings at airports. 

  • Mark Barfoot
    CFO & Co-Founder
  • Chris McMahon
    Associate Director

    Wordsmith, editor, all-around creative content machine and PR guru. Former Editor of the well-respected 3D Artist magazine, Chris's career also spans four years in journalism and a year in digital copywriting at the Press Association. Paired with a passion for the creative tech industry, Chris is your guy for smart, exciting content. Loves film, videogames and listening to vinyl with a good ale. 

  • Adam Cole
    Account Director

    Jack of all trades. Having applied his digital marketing and PR wizardry to London’s Silicon Roundabout scene; Adam understands niche technology brands and turns heads with creative strategy and solid delivery. Loves Radio 6, Asian food and Google docs.

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