Meet Carly

With over 15 years’ experience in digital marketing, Carly has headed up large digital teams in Yorkshire and set up her own digital marketing company in 2015.

Previous digital campaigns Carly has worked on have been recognised by prestigious industry bodies and a campaign she was instrumental in won “Best Use of Organic Search”. Carly was also named as one of the Top 30 Women Under 30 in Digital by The Drum.

Get to know Carly…

  • Favourite TV Show: Game of Thrones & The US Office
  • She has never tried tea or coffee
  • Obsessive rock music fan
  • Her dog Sooty often gets brought up in conversation!
Carly Chaffer
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Gary Hartley

Meet Gary

With 20 years’ experience in web design and development, Gary has headed up large teams in multiple award winning digital agencies.

Since going full time freelance 10 years ago, Gary has worked heavily in CRO design, UX, UI, with impressive results. Gary also founded a WordPress premium themes company which he ran for 5 years and then was acquired by a market leader.

Gary now brings his skills and experience to The Micro Agency, in the role of Creative & Technical Director.

Get to know Gary…

  • 80’s kid, raised on the best movies of the 90’s
  • He has never tried coffee, but drinks tea by the gallon
  • Knows how to pull a pint and jump out of a plane – not at the same time!
  • Once flew a plane over York Minster doing a loop-de-loop
  • When not working, he builds “stuff” – DIY is a passion
  • He’s kinda obsessed with Pokemon Go – Pikachu!

Meet Sooty

He is an 8 year old Cavapoo, though still acts like a puppy.

Named after the children’s puppet “Sooty” from Sooty and Sweep.

He is pretty special, so we thought we’d feature him on our team page too.

Get to know Sooty…

  • Goes by many names but prefers Boo Boo
  • His best mate is called Hippo
  • Constantly happy, tail never stops
  • Always reacts to seagulls and the Ring Doorbell
  • Natural highlights – no salon needed
  • Loves paddling pools
  • Loves tennis balls even more