The Indie Summit Sponsors

We offer a limited number of sponsor packages, to companies offering products and services of special relevance to independent agencies.

We are very grateful for our sponsors’ support and aim to make the Indie Summit a beneficial experience for everyone.

Sponsors already committed for 2017 are listed below. We still have places available.Or contact Julian Boulding: or Paul Squirrell: paul.squirrell@thenetworkone.comor call us on +44 207 240 7117

Gold Sponsors

AccountAbility is an integrated Project Management, Media and Financial system built in the cloud and designed exclusively for today’s communication agency. No matter where in the world your workforce is, AccountAbility is there to deliver a single source of truth for all of your people.

Actus Consulting is a business growth consultancy that helps smart companies turn knowledge into action. Over 70 clients in the last five years have benefited from our combined experience, in-depth knowledge, and practical strategic advice. We take a very hands-on approach to unlocking growth, improving profitability and creating long-term value by supporting across strategy, operations, people, and finance.

SILVER Sponsors

Agency DNA is a data and systems specialist, providing solutions to underpin and drive improvement in agency business performance.


We join data from any accounting and project management system, replacing spreadsheets with an “Excel-like” yet secure platform for people to plan, forecast and enjoy “single source of the truth” reporting. Our staff utilisation reporting and pipeline forecasting modules are used globally on a daily basis, and an affordable complete suite covers all aspects of agency financial and management reporting whatever their life-cycle phase

We scour the globe to identify the critical trends and disruptors for clients in their sectors of interest. Our purpose? To own the future. Our starting point? A predictive roadmap that strengthens strategy, innovation and brand. Our principal delivery? A unique and personalised platform, FFonline, that brings best in class data-science and creativity to 200 global clients.

Freedman is an independent global implementation agency. By working with us independent agencies can more easily win and retain global clients, and compete with the network agencies. 


Our services include - global campaign planning, cultural adaptation and transcreation, production of multi-language assets across TV, digital, social and print channels, and delivery to media worldwide.


If you are working with a global client, we can provide you with a global implementation solution to adapt campaigns culturally, ensure they resonate in each local market, and help you get campaigns launched on time across all markets with ease.

StarNow is a global online casting platform where you can connect directly with actors, models, social influencers, dancers and more.

It’s free and easy to list a casting notice, making it simple for marketers and advertising agencies to find talent to suit any campaign budget, large or small. With over 2 million members in the UK looking for work, and world-class tools to help view and select talent, this is truly a game changer.

BRONZE Sponsors

Youzz is a global consumer network of connected, empowered and social influencers called youzzers. They are invited to take part in word-of-mouth campaigns where they share honest and genuine recommendations about their favorite brands products and services, both face-to-face and online. Through Youzz, clients can reach a specific target audience and have them recommending a brand to millions of people.

Welcome Drinks Party Sponsor

Kingston Smith LLP is one of the UK’s top 20 audit and accounting firms and a founding member of Morison KSi, a worldwide association of independent accountancy firms.


Our West End office specialises in advising media businesses, providing a full range of audit, accountancy, advisory and tax services. Our media specialist corporate finance team works alongside clients to help them achieve their objectives, advising on growth strategies, raising funds and M&A.


Choozle - Digital Marketing Made Easy™ - provides a programmatic platform that leverages detailed consumer data to power real-time advertising campaigns across display, mobile, social and video mediums - all from a single, simple interface. Choozle brings programmatic to any marketer or advertiser with its simple, elegant, and affordable solution.  Learn more at

If you would like to contact any of our 2016 sponsors, to check the value they gained from their sponsorship, please let us know.