About - Pirate 360

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Pirate 360 is the digital arm of Pirate FM, Cornwall’s heritage commercial radio station that has been in operation for 25 years

The Heritage

Pirate 360 is the digital arm of Pirate FM, Cornwall’s heritage commercial radio station that has been in operation for 25 years.

During our time on air we have learnt how to engage with audiences via the radio waves, but have adapted our approach to ensure we also connect online.

It is this knowledge and experience that sets us apart form other digital marketing agencies. We have real experience in creating truly engaging content and delivering strategies of growth over long periods of time.

Meet the team…

Mark Peters

Mark Peters

Managing Director

With a background in digital startups including the first commercial satellite navigation voice retail shop “satnavvoices.com” Mark has a wide range of digital launch and seo experience. The highs include selling 3634 Furbies online within 5 weeks for Christmas 2013 from his kitchen table and the lows include being attacked by panda’s penguins and hummingbirds…..

Tristan Hunkin

Tristan Hunkin

Content Director

Tristan has 25 years’ experience of creating compelling, widely distributed, cross-platform content. As Pirate FM’s news editor has overseen annual digital audience growth of 130% and helped develop the station’s Facebook page into the largest of any media company in the southwest. He has also worked to expand other radio stations’ digital offerings, speaks on content curation and social distribution and is a published author, selling books internationally.

Steve Hagan

Steve Hagan

Head of Digital

With over a decade of digital marketing and project management experience Steve knows a thing or two about how to build a really effective digital presence. Having worked as a marketing manager at various companies he is well versed in managing a brand and delivering results. If you want to know how to use digital channels to boost your business then a chat with Steve would be highly advised.

Shaun Lawrence

Shaun Lawrence

Web Developer

Shaun is a WordPress developer with over 7 years’ experience in building websites with a variety of content management systems. He also has an abundance of experience in creating SEO campaigns for clients that allow site builds to be the foundation of great digital marketing. Coming from a marketing background he is passionate about delivering work that enables clients to use websites as a tool to take their business to the next step.

Daniel McCarthy

Daniel McCarthy

Digital Specialist

Dan is Pirate360’s digital specialist and has worked on a number of campaigns for clients across Cornwall and the South West.

Dan is our resident digital sales consultant, so spends a lot of time on the road talking to clients, both existing and new.  He has extensive SEO and PPC experience which allows him to explain to consultants the value of a well built and structured website, along with the SEO benefits of the above.

He also likes to spend his spare time with his Surfboard and will regularly be seen catching a wave or two around the county.

Frankie Rogers

Frankie Rogers

Social Specialist

Frankie graduated from Plymouth with a degree in Applied Media in 2016,  specialising in promotional film and marketing.

She is our resident expert in all things social, understanding how best to leverage each platform to engage with audiences and guide them to your website. Frankie’s social media campaigns deliver on all fronts, with engagement, traffic and new customers being the order of the day.

Conor Wilson

Conor Wilson

Video Producer

Conor is a videographer and filmmaker, born and raised in Cornwall. A huge fan of film from an early age, Conor started making short films and videos in secondary school and discovered his passion and love for the craft. He continued his studies in the Media industry through to university, where he graduated from Plymouth University in 2016 with a BA in Applied Media. Conor has produced many films over the years, worked with large clients like the National Trust and has even been featured by the National Youth Film Academy on local television. Outside of filmmaking, Conor enjoys listening to music, video gaming and eating copious amounts of ice cream.

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