Nicky Skipsey - Managing Director Sales and marketing specialist Nicky has worked hard to create an enviable book of contacts. Her career includes sales & marketing roles across different industries, including commercial radio. Former Sales Manager at Spirit FM, where she was the station’s highest achieving saleswoman; Nicky offers a wealth of experience and an impressive track record. Down to earth and up to date, Nicky prides herself on creating real campaigns for real people. She lives in West Sussex with her husband, their eleven year old daughter and two Labradors. She loves the outdoors, and also experimenting in the kitchen. If you haven’t tried one of Nicky’s delicious Indian-inspired dishes then you haven’t lived!
Rachel Lord - Managing Director An expert in the recording and analysing of public opinion, Rachel’s background is in market research and communications. Twinned with her marketing experience and a degree in Media & Communications, she is Rocket Sky’s eagle-eyed trend spotter and knows just how to pinpoint – and then grow – a target audience. Working with Nicky, her business partner on several projects, Rachel brings technical, analytical, design and marketing experience to the team. Sparky with ideas but realistic with budget, Rachel can create fresh and effective ways of building your business. She lives in West Sussex with her husband, two daughters and Labrador, Poppy. She loves to travel and has recently visited India to support children living in slum areas.
Zoe Bryant - Sales Director Zoe has a long and successful history in the media industry, starting out with a small local magazine publisher in Surrey in 1991 where her love of media and advertising was born! Since then she has built an outstanding career delivering advertising solutions on multiple platforms that include; local and national newspapers; magazines; a London based digital agency and radio. Zoe takes pride in her professionalism to ensure customer focused solutions, with a proven ability to create robust and creative campaigns that deliver results. She has a passion for building strong customer relationships to focus on goal-central, key strategies that grow revenues and achieve the highest possible returns for clients' marketing and advertising budgets. Zoe has lived in the Chichester and Bognor Regis area for the last 14 years with her 4 children and her recent addition, a German Shepherd puppy called Reginald. When she finds time she enjoys reading, playing her guitar and socialising with friends and family.
Ellie Pauley - Head of Media and Design Ellie lives in Chichester, West Sussex, and has been working with Rocket Sky Media since the very start! She has a positive outlook on life and loves to travel and meet new people; she has spent three months in New York working for the YMCA, enabling her to gain a vast amount of contacts worldwide. Ellie has worked for the UK’s number one make-up brand Benefit Cosmetics for 5 years prior to joining Rocket Sky Media. Ellie loves all things beauty, and has a passion for digital design and sourcing influencers.
Julia Nash - Business Development Manager Julia has been working with local businesses in Sussex for just over 15 years, assisting with their advertising, PR & marketing campaigns across multimedia platforms. She thrives on building and maintaining excellent client relationships and helping businesses to grow. Having worked with JPIMedia for 13 years, she has extensive experience & knowledge within the print, publishing and digital media sector . Julia lives in Barnham , West Sussex and loves prosecco, perfume, walking, socialising, having fun and living life !
Vicky Edwards - Creative Thinker Author, actress, PR and a former Press & Media Relations Manager for Chichester Festival Theatre, Vicky is one of Rocket Sky’s associates. Also an associate at Elly Donovan PR, Vicky combines her skills to bring energy and creative flair to our campaigns.
Katie Bennett - Videographer & Online Content Producer Katie is an Actor, Director, Videographer and Online Content Producer, who is currently working on a variety of productions specialising in comedy and museum education. Katie is able to connect different styles of arts & media to create exciting new projects for any subject, from promotional to educational and thrives on every new challenge. Since Graduating from Drama St Mary’s (St Mary’s University, Twickenham) with 1st Class BA Honours in Drama & Theatre Arts in 2017, she has a variety of theatrical & screen experience under her belt, every experience has provided integral to Katie’s growth in performing and producing. Recent works include: Videographer & Performer for Online Videos for The Novium Museum, Dorothy in Spillers Pantomime’s The Wizard of Oz (The Alexandra Theatre, Bognor Regis) , Kate in UK Tour of Cbeebie’s Stage Show Kate & Mim Mim (MNJ Productions/ Freemantle Media) and regular events with the Goodwood Actors Guild. Feature Film work includes; Disney’s Mary Poppins Returns as Aunt Jane’s Photo Double and Stand-Ins on Mamma Mia 2: Here We Go Again and Overlord.
Katie also creates & performs within Comedy Trio Quirks & Foibles, releasing online weekly sketches
Milly Luxford - Actress and Voiceover Milly has worked in the Radio industry for 16 years as a broadcast presenter. Her career has been incredibly fruitful, filled with many experiences from interviewing Keith Richards to the trepidation of travelling to Afghanistan to report on those deployed on Operations in Camp Bastion. Milly loves to travel and lives in West Sussex with her Wire Haired Dachshund, Eva.