From helping to launch a Virgin business in the middle East, branding an eco-smart washing powder, helping a number of new business start-ups to project the right image, to designing an insert that had a print run of 22 million, I've worked in a number of marketing disciplines for a wide range of businesses big and small, in just about every sector you can think of.

I bring strategic nouse and creative flair to the party - all you need to do is give me a call!

Paul Harker
Managing Director
OutSmart Agency Ltd

Highlights, Specialties & Features

  • Brand creation and development
  • Design for web and print
  • Logos, websites, brochures, emailers, leaflets
  • Brand identities and marketing packages for new and start up businesses

Professional Associations & Certifications

  • BA (hons) First Class in Graphic Design

Serviced Areas

  • UK wide

Contact Details

  Website
  City Leeds
  Postcode LS8 3LF
  Address 441 Oakwood Lane
  Phone Number 0113 859 1688

Customer Testimonials

Paul isn't really a supplier he's one of our team. We've achieved so much in such a short space of time, and the resulting business, marketing and PR opportunities are exceptional. Ramsay McLellan Owner, Glasgow Health Solutions Ltd.

Social Activity

April just wouldnt be April without being with the top team at J&C Joel for the Prolight + Sound 2018 trade show.. https://t.co/WrNEKFrvWT
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@wearechroma Youre very welcome have a fabulous Christmas as we look forward to working with you in 2018
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Good luck for the weekend lads - up the BOBs https://t.co/azGqmC69PF
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After 8 years as Outsmart the time has come for a fresh new look and feel, arise IAM Marketing - It's About More.... https://t.co/rvDkpYSH0T
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Enjoyed filming this with our fantastic client J&C Joel https://t.co/9WRBwJ6Fpd https://t.co/iw4wCKz6dX
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Well this was a welcome start to a client meeting - marched to the freezer and told to pick an ice cream https://t.co/O7KHriQWGT
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How to get your advertising on tap(s)! Great idea or too much? https://t.co/mbD8iniqeS
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Nothing like have advertising on tap...literally! Good idea or too far? https://t.co/hC6pJ6TXnq
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From Our Website

Great creative campaigns start with strong brands and brand is at the heart of what we do. From the Bootea packaging you currently see on sale in Holland and Barrett, The Tetley brand you experience while visiting the Leeds contemporary art gallery, to the new J&C Joel brand as rolled out via web, brochure and exhibition design; rather than blather on about all the things Outsmart could do for you, why not give us a call to discuss?


Outsmart offer B2b marketing strategies that work with you towards achieving your goals at every stage; from developing strategy to producing the final product. We work across a diverse range of media because smart marketing means identifying the right channel to suit your business' needs and maximise your return on investment whether that channel is digital, social, radio, TV, print or direct marketing.


A project recently undertaken by Outsmart for Backstage Academy perfectly illustrates our digital approach. With the brief demanding a boost to 2015 enrolment figures on two specific degree courses, our response is varied and wide ranging. Firstly, we established the campaign idea #careerslessordinary. Speaking directly to students looking for an exciting career in an emerging sector with excellent employment prospects, the theme has been rolled out across Facebook (social and advertising), third party banner advertising, an email campaign, a PPC campaign and enhanced web content utilising specialist landing pages, the campaign has garnered impressive results.


Outsmart is an agency with a reputation for developing creative content which never loses focus on achieving your businesses goals. Led by Managing Director Andy Taylor and supported by a great team of creative minds, technical wizards (sounds better than geeks) and project implementation experts, our key to success is in offering the highest levels of customer service, (because we believe if we do a good job, you're bound to come back!) Andy also works closely with clients at board level to ensure that Outsmart delivers cost-effective marketing campaigns which provide measurable return on investment and help achieve business objectives.


Outsmart were delighted to assist in promoting clients Backstage Academy during National Careers Week earlier this month. The live events college, based in Wakefield, achieved. Outsmart's recent work with Backstage Academy has been mentioned on the Prolific North website. We love this account - some amazing courses offering students genuine. The new brand, product catalogue and website for J&C Joel has been unveiled with the help of Outsmart at the ProLight + Sound Show in. Leading manufacturers of flame retardant fabrics and drapes for the entertainment and event industries J&C Joel have appointed Leeds based marketing Outsmart as their in-house.