Tonic Creative Business Partners Business Member

The business consultancy to add clarity, confidence and colour to your ambition.

Member Bio

It isn’t easy to get started, to maintain growth, to stay relevant, to become more profitable or change radically. As a leader you’ll often need more clarity, more expertise and more confidence to make the right decisions and make things happen at the right time. But getting the right kind of advice and support is often the hardest part. We’ll make it easy by adding our collective knowledge and specialist expertise to help you realise your full potential and value. We’ll be the refreshing addition to your business.

Our clients are independent, owner managed businesses in branding, communications, innovation, pr, research and technology. Pre-revenue start-ups to 100m revenue. Those wanting to achieve something different or get unstuck. Ambitious managers looking for business and personal growth and those looking to exit. People with the talent and commitment to achieve something significant.

Key People

Jill Marshall - Partner

Jill is a marketing, branding and design specialist with client- side insight from her time at Nestlé and agency know-how from roles at a number of leading agencies. As CEO and MD, Jill has led and grown two of London’s leading agencies with a focus on maximising the potential of existing clients to drive sustained revenue growth and profit. As a natural leader, there’s nothing she likes better than process optimisation, talent management and mentoring to get the best out of the business and the people.

Kerry O'Connor - Partner

Kerry is a true specialist; she’s proved she can add to the marketing and growth of any creative minded organisation. With an astute understanding of audience, content and channel, she’s been behind many business successes. Strategy, engaging leaders, managing teams and delivering campaigns for global agencies and product-based companies - nothing has daunted her positive spirit.

Ian Farnfield - Partner

As a CEO, Ian has grown two major international agencies from small national businesses. He’s also driven the success of more than a dozen start-ups and worked for one of the world’s largest business consultancies. His input has brought clarity, inspiration and financial prosperity to countless businesses and individuals around the world.

Liana Dinghile - Partner

As leader, manager and consultant Liana has built strong businesses and positive work cultures in some of the most successful organisations. Her empathy for leaders and their challenges creates clarity and delivers results. She brings simplicity to every challenge and is as comfortable with a blank sheet of paper as she is with a complex strategic puzzle.

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