Award Winning PR, Marketing & Creative Agency in Preston, Lancashire

ICG is an award-winning creative agency based in Preston. We provide fully integrated, hard working solutions that deliver real results and a strong return on investment.

Our highly skilled team of PR professionals, designers, marketers, web developers and digital experts work under one roof, resulting in a strategic offering unparalleled in the North West.


A strong brand reflects an organisation's values, ethos and expertise. ICG creates and develops innovative and hardworking corporate identities that have clear synergy with clients' products and services.

From complete rebrands to updating existing designs, ICG delivers hardworking brand strategies that work seamlessly across multiple platforms.


PR is an extremely powerful and cost-effective marketing tool. Positive stories in digital, social or print and broadcast media will get people talking about your business which in turn, will drive awareness, footfall and sales.

From leisure and travel to corporate and trade, ICG is proven in devising results driven campaigns across diverse business sectors.


Our digital solutions are thoroughly researched and designed to be fully aligned with your business requirements. All our websites conform to the latest standards using the most up to date scripting languages.

We can deliver HTML/CSS websites, develop a full e-commerce presence and provide bespoke content managed systems. All our sites can be fully responsive to a variety of devices to increase sales, generate more traffic and boost customer engagement.


ICG can advise you on the best social media platforms to suit your business depending on your audience, product, service, messages and key objectives.

All platforms can be fully branded for consistency while content rich strategies ensure you are talking to the right people in the right way.

Celebrating 20 years of creative thinking

For 20 years ICG has enjoyed working with a diverse range of clients, from FTSE 100 companies through to SMEs and sole traders and our strategic creative thinking has helped them achieve their marketing goals.

To celebrate, we have produced a commemorative book which highlights some of our favourite creative from the past 20 years. Download your copy below.

Meet the team

ICG’s team of creative people have been hand-picked to ensure each is the best in his or her field. We have one goal in common, to produce tangible results that meet the needs of all our clients.

Click on the pictures to read individual biographies.

Simon Couchman

Simon leads ICG's team of designers delivering award-winning creative solutions for businesses in a wide variety of sectors.

Peter Cobley

With long-standing experience of managing client expectations and requirements, Peter works extensively across all areas of the business.

Julie Hackett

Julie is focused on delivering real results and works hard to get businesses and organisations in front of their target audiences.

Nicola Chew

Nicola has been designing award winning work for more than 10 years and her knowledge and passion means that she consistently devises successful and hard-working solutions.

Stephen Taylor

Stephen has a keen eye for all things creative and is truly passionate about what he does.

Rachael Ireland

Rachael has a wealth of knowledge working on high profile PR accounts, predominantly in the leisure, retail and automotive sectors.

Graham Walker

Senior Designer with over 10 years' experience in the creative industry in areas including branding, advertising, exhibition design and digital.

Harrison Bennett

Harry offers a wide range of technical skills for website build and development.

Sarah Southworth

Sarah has a love for great design and she boasts a diverse skill base and is involved with numerous innovative projects.

Paula Holden

Paula brings over 10 years of PR experience in delivering effective strategic integrated campaigns as well as advertising, marketing and social media projects.

Kirsten Todd

A highly creative and imaginative individual, Kirsten has developed and implemented high profile campaigns across a variety of sectors.

Dave Mallalieu

Dave heads up our digital department, producing online, interactive communication collateral for our clients.

Emily Windle

From brochures to newsletters and advertisements to leaflets and prospectuses Emily's work delivers impressive results every time.

Amy Young

With more than eight years’ marketing and PR experience, Amy has a wealth of knowledge working across a range of recognisable brands in the fashion retail sector.

Simon Couchman Peter Cobley Julie Hackett Nicola Chew Stephen Tayler Racheal Ireland Graham Walker Harrison Bennett Sarah Southworth Paula Holden Kirsten Todd Dave Mallalleu Emily Windle Amy

Award winning, Internationally renowned

Our work has won industry recognition for its creativity and innovation. Business and marketing accolades demonstrate the depth and quality of our work as well as our commitment to helping clients achieve their objectives.


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Logo Design vol 2
Brand Identity Now!


Be Inspired Business Awards (BIBAs) 2013:

Creative Business of the Year
• Finalist

CIB Awards Northern Region:

Agency of the Year
• Award of Excellence

Construction Marketing Awards:

Marketing Insight and Planning
• Finalist

Be Inspired Business Awards (BIBAs) 2013:

Service Business of the Year
• Finalist

CIB Awards Northern Region:

Newsletter of the Year for ‘LFE Touchline’
• Certificate of Merit

CIB National Awards:

Newsletter of the Year for ‘LFE Touchline’
• Award of Excellence

Exhibition News Awards

Best Design
• Finalist

CIB Awards Northern Region:

Newsletter of the Year for ‘Enterprise Review’
• Class Winner

Red Rose Awards 2013:

Creative Agency of the Year
• Finalist

Construction Marketing Awards:

Agency of the Year for ‘Yorkshire Copper Tube’
• Finalist

CIB Awards Northern Region:

Agency of the Year - Award of Excellence

Prolific North:

Integrated Agency of the Year
• Shortlisted

PR Moment Golden Hedgehog Award

• Shortlisted

Some of our clients

Here’s just a quick snapshot of the diverse range of companies
and organisations that we work with.

Amey BAE Balfour Beatty BIFA Blackpool Zoo Blackpool Airport Centrica Clarks Village Everglade Freeport Braintree Freightlink Freeport Fleetwood Huntapack Iveco Junction 32 Kingspan Jangro LFE Liberty SIPP LSI The Mall Medic X Questa Chartered Seatruck Sodexo Speedy VIP Computers Warrant Group

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