We are the Circle Agency. Our experiences make people feel unique, valued and inspired to learn about the brands we represent. We believe that brand experience is the most effective way for a brand to connect with an audience, because it’s honest.  After all, you can’t airbrush an experience. Our expertise and insight has delivered award winning campaigns for the world’s leading experience brands, ultimately we create advocates through the experiences we deliver.

We are currently developing our new website where you’ll be able to find more about our campaigns, thinking and importantly our people. In the meantime, feel free to have a look at some of the things we’ve been up to.



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18th Jan2012

We hit the shops with Blackberry

What was the brief? BlackBerry wanted to raise awareness of its devices and incentivise sales in Orange stores nationwide. As part of Circle’s ongoing relationship with Research in Motion and in particular, our regular provision of in store demonstration staff for them, we were tasked with managing a series of Active Selling Days to support […]

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17th Jan2012

EA Play4Xmas 2011

EA’s Play4Xmas Tour is an award-winning campaign which completed its 9th consecutive year of activation from 25th Nov to 22nd Dec 2011

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16th Jan2012

Twas the night of the Circle Christmas party and we descended in force on the Hotel Du Vin in the beautiful Henley-on-Thames for a night of celebratory merriment, games and (bad) prizes. We started the evening with a champagne reception in the comfort of the cosy snug, before heading into the dining area for our meal and […]

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12th Dec2011

We get our moves on to launch STEEZ Audio with Pioneer

Circle HQ has been full of tapping feet and not-so-tuneful whistling as we’ve been busy preparing for our latest activation – the launch of the new STEEZ audio range by Pioneer. Set to tour from 16-19 December it will see us heading to four locations in London, raising awareness of the STEEZ Dancer Audio System […]

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17th Nov2011

Over and above every one of EA™’s now extensive portfolio of experiential campaigns, the EA™ Play 4 Xmas Tour is still heralded as the crown jewel in our portfolio. The four tEAms from Birmingham, London, Manchester and Sheffield are the heart and soul of this campaign, working with dedication and enthusiasm for 28 live days […]

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Our Team

  • Claire StokesManaging Director
  • Neil HooperCreative Director
  • Kath NorrisHead of Talent
  • Andy MacDonaldProduction Manager
Claire Stokes is the founder and Managing Director here at Circle.  Claire began her career in the experiential agencies of North America, working for some of the world’s largest consumer brands.  With over 17 years experience as an experiential specialist, there are few that share her knowledge or her passion for our industry.

A regular speaker on Experiential in the UK and overseas, she is a Business Leader of the Marketing Society and sits on the steering committee for the Institute of Promotional Marketing’s Experiential Marketing Certificate, acting as a lecturer and course contributor.   Claire has consistently featured in EVENT Magazine’s list of the UK’s 100 most influential people in the Event Industry.

Our Clients

  • Dorset-Costa PlayStation-o2 Milk&More-H&M Crew-EA