Hydra Creative

Hydra Creative

We are the digital agency devoted to collaboration and client success.

630-642 Chesterfield Road, Sheffield, S8 0SA, United Kingdom

Hydra Creative Overview

Number of Employees
Under 49
Minimal Budget
$10,000 - $25,000
Average Hourly Rate
Year Founded
Founded in Sheffield, UK in 2009, Hydra Creative have grown to become an agency respected and sought out for our advanced in-house capabilities.  We are the London and Sheffield digital agency devoted to collaboration and client success.

We love a challenge, so whether you need websites, branding, digital marketing, video, or a full service solution, we work hard to go beyond the realms of the possible, to ensure you achieve business brilliance.
630-642 Chesterfield Road, Sheffield, S8 0SA, United Kingdom

Hydra Creative Portfolio

  • Hydra Creative - Siemens
    eCommerce Development
  • Hydra Creative - William Cook Group
    360° Digital Services
    William Cook Group
  • Hydra Creative - M&T Haylage
    360° Digital Services
    M&T Haylage
  • Hydra Creative - Places Gym
    Digital Advertising
    Places Gym
  • Hydra Creative - Sheffield FC
    Sheffield FC
  • Hydra Creative - South Yorkshire Travelmaster
    Video Production
    South Yorkshire Travelmaster
  • Hydra Creative - ProDental
    Software Development
  • Hydra Creative - ARC Research
    Software Development
    ARC Research
  • Hydra Creative - Cyberselves
    Website Development
  • Hydra Creative - Sheffield Kitchen Outlet
    Website Development
    Sheffield Kitchen Outlet
  • Hydra Creative - Mosdorfer
    Video Production
  • Hydra Creative - Airmaster
    Web Design
  • Hydra Creative - First B2B
    Website Development
    First B2B
  • Hydra Creative - Aston & Woods
    Aston & Woods
  • Hydra Creative - Cathedral Archer Project
    Website Development
    Cathedral Archer Project
  • Hydra Creative - Solution 4 Cleaning
    Solution 4 Cleaning
  • Hydra Creative - Must Compare
    Must Compare
  • Hydra Creative - Doors & Floors galore
    eCommerce Development
    Doors & Floors galore
  • Hydra Creative - Ringside World
    eCommerce Development
    Ringside World
  • Hydra Creative - Armeg
    Package Design
  • Hydra Creative - Bumblebee Conservation Trust
    Software Development
    Bumblebee Conservation Trust
  • Hydra Creative - Nutri-Fast
    eCommerce Development
  • Hydra Creative - clear pathway
    Video Production
    clear pathway
  • Hydra Creative - Assured vehicle movements
    Website Development
    Assured vehicle movements
  • Hydra Creative - CBF Powder coating
    CBF Powder coating

Hydra Creative Team Bios

  • Managing Director
    Ryan Daniels
    Managing Director
    Ryan studied graphics and multimedia at college, and began his career in computer game design. He progressed into website design and development, before moving into the world of bespoke system development.
  • Client Services Director
    Gemma Daniels
    Client Services Director
    After studying illustration at college, and then English literature and language at university, Gemma then moved from a post-grad career in retail banking to her role at Hydra. Day to day she works closely with the whole team, as well as directly with clients.
  • Head of video
    Matt Malone
    Head of video
    Matt moved from Liverpool to Sheffield to study and pursue a career in the creative industries. An avid artist and keen film buff, Matt gained a degree in Animation and Visual Effects. He joined us as a Video Producer three years ago, and has risen through the ranks to now head of the video team.
  • Business Development
    Keith Tarry
    Business Development
    Keith has a degree in Communication Studies and Journalism and comes to us with nearly ten years of experience running his own business. Keith is not only a member of the team: he is also a valued client. He is the owner of Ringside World, which is Britain's leading wrestling events ticket website.
  • Senior Graphic Designer
    Sandile Somhedlwana
    Senior Graphic Designer
    Sandile is well versed in the different areas of design. With nearly a decade of industry experience, a bachelors degree, and a passion for all things creative he knows what it takes to create excellent designs for our clients. Sandile is a fantastic asset to the Hydra team.
  • Junior Wed Developer
    Tom Baker
    Junior Wed Developer
    Tom studied IT at college and eventually chose to specialise in front-end development, teaching himself HTML, Sass and JavaScript. He joined Hydra as a junior web developer because he has a real passion for the industry and is keen to pick up new skills.
  • React Developer
    Gerry Tierney
    React Developer
    Gerry has worked in several industries, always with an eye on software development. 3 years ago he began his coding journey in earnest, teaching himself React and the mern stack whilst working from home and taking care of his little boy.
  • Web Developer
    Wesley Campbell
    Web Developer
    Wesley is one of the most experienced team members, who brings great energy and high work ethic every time he walks through the door. Wes got started in front-end and back-end web development 12 years ago, and subsequently had a career in freelancing, before coming to join us full time.
  • Account Manager
    Alex Knowles
    Account Manager
    Alex has a degree in Events Management, and spent five years successfully managing different projects and events within the charity sector. She joined Hydra as she has a passion for digital and wants to develop and grow her skills within the industry.
  • Marketing Executive
    Emily Barker
    Marketing Executive
    Emily has joined us as a digital marketing apprentice, working towards her level 4. Having previously thrived in her level 3 she has taken proactive steps to work towards broadening her knowledge and skill sets. She is keen to learn, with a passion for data, success, SEO, and all things social media
  • Accounts & Office Manager
    Sharon Richards
    Accounts & Office Manager
    Since joining Hydra in 2015, Sharon has become the glue that holds us all together. As well as doing our day to day accounts, Sharon keeps the office (and the team) in check, making sure were tidy, organised and fully stocked.
  • Multimedia Executive
    Christa Chambers
    Multimedia Executive
    Christa has a masters degree in digital media management and originally came to Hydra on placement whilst studying. After making a great impression, Christa was offered a permanent position as part of the design and marketing team, doing both SEO and UX.
  • Account Management Intern
    Jamie Stowe
    Account Management Intern
    Jamie is crazy about anything creative, with a Bachelor's Honours in Film & TV Production and his dissertation for a Digital Media Management MA underway. Jamie recently joined us on a voluntary basis to gain extra experience for when he graduates
  • Digital Marketing Executive & QA
    Thea Chapman
    Digital Marketing Executive & QA
    Thea is part of Quality Assurance - thoroughly testing our sites and ensuring everything runs smoothly, she also assists our SEO team. She enjoys the variety of work she gets to help with and likes that each day brings something different.
  • Developer
    Chris Chapman
    A former Weapons Engineer in the Royal Navy, and support worker for adults with Learning Difficulties, its fair to say Chris has had a varied career. He joined our team back in 2013, initially as a front-end developer, before moving into a more backend role and supporting our digital marketing team

Hydra Creative Clients

  • M&T Haylage
  • Nutri-Fast
  • Aston & Woods
  • MustCompare
  • Bumblebee Conservation Trust
  • South Yorkshire TravelMaster
  • Siemens
  • William Cook
  • ProDental
  • Assured Vehicle Movements

Hydra Creative Awards

  • Hydra Creative - Award 1
  • Hydra Creative - Award 2
  • Hydra Creative - Award 3
  • Hydra Creative - Award 4
  • Hydra Creative - Award 5
  • Hydra Creative - Award 6