July 3, 2022


Sector-expert marketing and advertising business focusing on nearby and global growth

A Committed inventive and market place intelligence company that has zeroed in on the company of house is concentrating on even more growth subsequent a raft of customer wins.

AstroAgency, which was started in late 2019 as Europe’s first and only marketing and insights agency focused to place, doing work with general public and non-public place purchasers and corporations looking to crack into one of the UK’s speediest-rising industries.

From inception it has been satisfied with sector acceptance, by now increasing to a fully-remote network of additional than 23 group users doing work throughout 30 world-wide room clientele, including Scottish Governing administration businesses, the Uk Space Agency, Prestwick Spaceport (c/o South Ayrshire Council), Euroconsult, Worldwide Surface Intelligence, Deploy Answers,  Alpha Facts and Place Place Journal.

Following profitable further more briefs for US place info firm Asterra and Flann Microwave in Cornwall, AstroAgency is now wanting to recruit at the very least a few additional marketing and advertising staff members to sign up for its Europe-extensive workforce – while it is established to treble its turnover for its second economical yr.

Founder Daniel Smith, 38, has been a director in 4 ‘newspace’ get started-ups in the very last four years and is the previous Chair of Place Scotland, a collegiate forum that provides with each other shut to fifty place providers with authorities and academia.

1 of the crucial faces symbolizing the room sector in the United kingdom pavilion at Environment Expo in Dubai, Smith spoke on Scotland’s place ambitions to a world audience, main to characteristics on Dubai-wide Expo Television set and globally information community, CNN. He was also a panelist on the Sustainable Room panel, a subject matter he and his fellow ‘Astro Agents’ sense really passionate about.

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Talking on AstroAgency and his ambitions for the business, he stated: “We see ourselves as a room company that specialises in plugging a gap in the sector about messaging, positioning, intelligence, marketing and study, relatively than being a advertising and marketing firm.

“That signifies our workforce are legitimate sector professionals, the vast majority from space companies, who recognize what is demanded to mature firms in the sector, connect them to important stakeholders and recommend on the challenges, as very well as the alternatives, the industry presents to each space organizations and individuals that could be moving into the sector, not make any difference what they at the moment do.

“It’s safe to say our make-up is compared with most advertising and marketing corporations – we include scientists, engineers and info analysts, as nicely as men and women with a passion for space ethics and in-orbit environmentalism.

“The space sector is flourishing and has remarkable assist from Uk and Scottish authorities, but it requirements new suppliers, although facts from satellites can present so many positive aspects to the ecosystem, enterprises and society in general, still lots of continue to be uncertain how to accessibility the insights.“

Headquartered in Edinburgh, AstroAgency’s fast escalating and varied distant staff is centered in critical strategic spots, together with London, Milan and Paris. The enterprise is at this time contemplating an more presence in the UAE, Canada or Australia.

Smith, who is also an advisory board member and mentor to Uk-large university student area team UKSEDS, included, “As the upstream launch and downstream details segments of the sector continue on to establish at pace, there is a potent will need for a sturdy provide chain community, with firms from other sectors recognising the component they can enjoy, offered they have the guidance and advice to make the most of the huge options coming our way. Glasgow creates far more satellites than any where in Europe and Edinburgh is positioning alone a international chief in area details analysis.

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“Like many start off-ups, the obstacle for us now is to continue our early swift advancement in a way that is sustainable. Which is an remarkable dilemma to have – and expanding our consumer base globally is a practical aim for us within just the following 12 months.”

AstroAgency are aiding firms – that may not now understand by themselves to be space companies – to realise their potential and choices in 1 of the UK’s booming sectors.

The company is hunting for organisations which have transferrable technology, skills or expertise that can be utilised in just the space provide chain and for people with advertising and marketing know-how who would like to be element of the house business.

For extra details on AstroAgency, take a look at: https://astroagency.co.uk/