Stepping Stones Marketing Solutions – marketing agency and consultancy based in Cardiff, South Wales.
Led by Paul James and working with a team of professional marketing associates, the marketing agency is dedicated to providing companies with a dynamic marketing solution.
Paul has over 25 years sales and marketing experience across a wide range of industries, including financial services, professional services, retail, motor and the education sector. For 8 years he held the position of the Head of Marketing for the Cardiff based Julian Hodge Bank Group and simultaneously held the position of Sales and Marketing Director for the Group’s retail motor arm – Continental Cars.
Whilst working for the group, the Hodge Equity Release and Carlyle Finance (now Novo Finance) brands were significantly developed with Hodge Equity Release achieving the accolade of Financial Adviser magazine – Equity Release Lender of the Year. The Carlyle Finance brand was successfully developed resulting in a major South African financial services company – WesBank – purchasing the company.
Paul has over many years had numerous articles printed in the financial trade and popular press.
Paul is a professionally qualified marketer and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing. He is also an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers and a past Council Member of the Cardiff Chamber of Commerce
In addition to the above, Stepping Stones (Enterprises) Ltd has successfully developed a wholesale / distribution operation – Stepping Stones Marketing. The Stepping Stones Marketing brand is well known in the toy and gift sector across the UK and Ireland and indeed worldwide. The division acts as the sole distributor for 5 leading toy and gift companies across the globe. For more information visit our sales distribution pages.