About ELC Associates

ELC Associates is a leading BME marketing and design company was founded in 2009 by Tayo Idowu a graduate of London College of Communications and with a burning vision to build an independent full-service design agency that offered a socially conscious yet creative approach to marketing and printing to the not for profit sector and small businesses.

Along the way he picked up some good staff and built strong relationships with a global young and talented diverse workforce from many nationalities and social backgrounds.With a mix of passion, hard work, grit, resilience and doses of good luck the company thrived.

So, ELC Associates today is a healthy and experienced team of four like-minded people and a tight creative pool of designers, web developers, old PR heads and exciting digital marketing professionals.

Over the last 7 years, we helped hundreds of charities, small businesses and large organisations such as Glaxo Wellcome, Greenwich PCT, BBC etc communicate their vision clearly and coherently totheir target audience.

Our approach as always is down to earth, practical but always visionary. So if you think you’d like to work with us we’d love to hear from you.

Our services include:

► Brand awareness, story telling, increasing sales or web traffic

We help businesses and charities tell their brand stories and increase awareness through social media and PR. By using creative digital strategies such as brand story telling, influencer marketing, blogger outreach, thought leadership marketing, online reputation management, paid promotion and social ads we turn content into increased web traffic and sales and bottom lines.

► Health promotion, charity fundraising and increasing volunteers

Promotion of health and wellbeing is at the heart of ELC’s work. We combine our deep knowledge of marketing, PR, grass root community experience and knowledge of healthcare to create health promotion programs that resonate with health professionals, community influencers, the media and other stakeholders. Thus allowing us to create successful healthy living programs for local authorities, health projects and clinical commissioning groups. . Additionally we’ve used our digital marketing skills to help charities fundraise, increase membership and volunteers or awareness for their worthy causes.

► Business growth, PR and marketing strategists

We help companies leverage the most profit, the highest performance, and the greatest productivity and effectiveness, out of every opportunity within their business. In short, we help businesses optimise and achieve maximum sales and profits with minimum time, effort, expense or risk. How did we get our experience?

As business and marketing strategists on the Growth Accelerator programme (a £200 million programme to help UK businesses achieve their growth ambitions and potential) we advised and coached over 100 businesses to develop and implement their businesses and marketing strategies. We helped them identify and overcome their barriers to growth by assisting with issues such as securing finance, developing their leadership, management or marketing capabilities or commercialising their innovation and ideas.

► Creative graphic, print and web designers

Delivering a client focused quality assured service, we can produce annual reports, newsletters, sales brochures, college or school prospectus, posters, training manuals, etc. Our creative team will involve you at every stage, so that the resulting job is always produced not only to be exactly what you want, but on budget, on time and completely stress free.

► Certified sales and marketing trainers (ELC Training)

ELC Training (a division of ELC Associates) provides bespoke courses to digital savvy business owners and companies who want to improve their skills. Courses we’ve run in the past have included: Facebook Marketing, Social Media Marketing & PR on a Budget, Essential Sales Skills in a Digital World, Word of Mouth Marketing and Strategic Leadership Skills.

About ELC Associates

Our mission at ELC Associates is to creatively deliver the vision of our clients. Whether it’s building a website, implementing a social media campaign or sales strategy or training your staff, we will always look for the best and most creative way of doing so, that makes you stand out from the crowd.
Is to lead and not follow. ELC Associates are not just professional marketeers and trainers, we’re also passionate about the creative journey we take with our clients to arrive at their desired solutions. Creativity and real life solutions are at the heart of what we do.
With a brand promise of real life marketing that brings results, ELC Associates measures its success by the results we achieve for your business. A highly experienced team of digital marketeers and training associates work in partnership with you to achieve your goals, be it sales or increased brand awareness.

Testimonials

“After reviewing several sales and marketing companies we chose to work with ELC Associates. This was because they had a record of being results driven and focused. Glad to say our decision paid off. Our 12 month sales and marketing targets were hit in the initial 6 months of working with them.”
D.S, MARKETING MANAGER
THE BRIDAL ROOM
“After just 3 months of working with ELC Associates we made more progress than our marketing agency had in 8 months. The time and effort they put in promoting and increasing brand awareness of our products exceeded our expectations. I want to thank Ade and all his team for their sterling efforts and look forward to working with them on our next campaign.”
R.M, CEO & FOUNDER
STEPPING TO SUCCESS
“I would without question recommend ELC Associates to anyone looking for a quality graphic design and print service. Not only did they go the extra mile with their creativity they also managed to save us money on the printing. Creativity and money saved, what can I say.”
P.M, MANAGER
LAMBETH LAW CENTRE