About Us




The point at which a fire gets lit.

Ok, we completely made up this word – and the definition.
But it’s what we aim to do for our clients: light a fire under their digital marketing.

We started out in 2002 as RingJohn, a specialist digital agency with a simple formula: seasoned experts on every account and a commitment to delivering on our promises.
We’ve stuck with the formula for more than 15 years – because it works!

Quick Facts

  • Ireland’s 1st Google AdWords Agency
  • Average industry experience: 11+ years
  • Ex Google / Bing employees on staff
  • Staff including a Google Analytics Seminar Leader
  • European marketing campaign award-winners
  • 6,500+ professionals trained in digital skills
  • 600+ SEO technical audits conducted
  • 2,350+ content assets created & promoted
  • 100+ Social Media corporate audits conducted
  • Manage €300K+/mth PPC ad budgets

Management Team

John Ring

Managing Director

One of Ireland’s first SEO & PPC specialists, John’s been doing digital marketing since Google was called BackRub. John founded the company as “RingJohn” (get it?) in 2002.

Richard Talbot

Head of Paid Search

Richard is armed with deep insider knowledge from 5 years of working on the Search teams at Google and Bing. Certified in AdWords and Bing Ads, Richard is obsessed with maximising value per click.

Pablo Benites

Digital Design Manager

Pablo cut his teeth in Digital Marketing around the time of first Dotcom bubble in 2000, while still in school. He’s been mastering the art of conversion-driven design ever since.

Principles we stand by

In it together

When you win, we win.

Everything in plain English

We don’t hide behind geek-talk.

Hire the best

Experts who are easy to deal with.

Honest till it hurts

If plans need to change, you’ll know straight away.

No shortcuts

We’ll do it the hard way if it’s the right way.

Share the knowledge

We’re always learning and love to share.

Are we a good fit?

We’re good listeners and we hate the hard sell as much as you do.

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