Just a little bit about us

Circus is a Boutique Creative Agency
based in the Middle East.

Circus Marketing Limited is a communication agency with expertise in design, strategy and technology.
We work with clients from many business sectors and from start up small businesses through
to multi-national organisations.

You will find us based in Dubai, with clients across the whole of the Middle East region. We are a small and nimble team of successful creative designers, strategists, technicians and project managers.

We have three key competence areas - graphic design, marketing & technology. We are specialists in the branding field, where we work with traditional media and other channels for our communication concepts. We believe that a personal hands on holistic perspective is needed to be able to work successfully with brand communication today.

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What we're into

Branding, Strategy, Design and Technology.
Or what we like to call it, a party.

In short, we at Circus Marketing Limited work with communication with a clearly defined objective.

At Circus you will find designers, strategists, technicians and project managers. We see ourselves as creative people, because creativity is central to all our areas of expertise. We who work here both have the ability to understand what you want to achieve and to develop effective solutions for achieving those targets.

In everything we do, we are eager to fully explore the opportunities of through the line communication, which is and always has been our core. But at the heart of what we do is always the basic idea of the message. The overall plan for the communication. It is a successful combination.

In practice, this means that we develop complete communication strategies and campaign concepts as well as web sites, intranet and mobile solutions. We solve technical problems as often as we are dealing purely with communicative challenges. A common feature of what we do is that our work always results in a complete solution.

We give you new and valuable ideas that do not stay on the drawing board.

FULL BRAND/PRODUCT IDENTITY AND IMAGE

Create a new brand, enhance your company’s image, support your brand and promote your product or service with our outstanding visual communications. Regardless of your business size, demographic or product line, Circus has the tools and the know-how to keep you competitive in this visual and digital age.

MARKETING SUPPORT - STRATEGY AND PLANNING

We find opportunities for growth through technology and design. Our recommendations are backed by the internal capability to take creative ideas from concept to reality. Whether you need marketing strategy formulation, creation of business plans, consultation or any other marketing service, we are just a call away.

INDUSTRY AND COMPETITORS RESEARCH AND FACT FINDING

Know exactly what your competition is doing! We can help you gauge your competitors, set appropriate pricing, and provide your customers with quality products and competitive services.

THROUGH THE LINE CREATIVE THINKINGATL, BLT & SALES PROMOTION CAMPAIGNS

Circus also undertakes creative and execution of multi-channel branding digital campaigns, whether done through TV, online, cinema, newspapers, social media, events, flyers, brochures, sales promotions, magazines etc.

BRAND CREATION & CORPORATE IDENTITY

Starting from the brief and brainstorming to the Initial Ideas of naming, identity, guidelines, we offer our clients branding solutions which include identity creation, corporate stationery, signage, branded environments etc. and much more. We also offer a full visual brand audit and brand rollout.

BRAND ENVIRONMENTS - INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR

From brand interiors to brand consultation to product and program development, Circus helps bring everything together to create a positive, memorable, and consistent brand experience.

FULL DESIGN FOR PRINT SERVICES

We create designs for brochures, magazines, business cards, posters, stationery, ad campaigns, newsletters and other print and online materials.

ONLINE, DIGITAL

Website planning, design and build - We believe a good design is like good manners. Those who have it, don’t need to prove it. You might not find us on Award lists, but we have our own unique award, superb results = happy client. At Circus we also specialize in designing websites that sell, and sell BIG! We aim to help you stand out and differentiate yourself online.

SOCIAL COMMUNICATION

Looking for Social Media Management? Leave that to us as well. We know just what it takes to differentiate you from a crowded and competitive market. With our smart media buying, stylish aesthetic, and successful communication strategy building, we will empower your brand with a unified strategy and impactful consumer-facing digital content with solid engagement focus.

PHOTOGRAPHIC SHOOT, ART DIRECTION AND FULL PLANNING

Working alongside photographers, translating the brief and dealing with detail. We undertake photographic concepts, shoot planning, direction of fashion and still life photography, shoot editing fashion style guides etc.

EVENT PLANNING, CREATION AND TALENT MANAGEMENT

When hosting an event, developing a plan will allow you to move forward in an organized fashion and create an environment for success. Regional industry seminars, investor conferences, product launches, concerts and musical shows benefit from the Circus approach.

FULL PRODUCTION SERVICESINCLUDING EXHIBITION STAND DESIGN AND BUILD

If you can think it we can build it, from branded beach bars to rooms made of ice and everything in between. We also design and build innovative stands for exhibitions and events. Stands that make exhibiting better, cheaper and greener.

MARKETING PROMOTIONAL ITEMS & CONSULTING

Promotional items give your business a long-lasting marketing too. When you choose a product that coordinates with all of your other marketing efforts your business’ message stays in front of your customers and prospects. At Circus, we’ve perfected a process that gives each client the exact product they need within their time frame. We’ll brainstorm, research and provide creative solutions for your business, your customers, and your success.

Take a peek at some of our work

Our graphic design, website development
and visual branding projects.

BRANDING

Branding Design Services at Circus Marketing Limited
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Branding

Taqaddam

Taqaddam is an HSBC and British Council initiative to help the youth develop their confidence and other soft skills. Circus was tasked to create the identity, along with all collaterals and materials needed for the programme. The programme has been implemented across the Middle East and Europe.


Taqaddam Taqaddam
Taqaddam Taqaddam
ARCCO

ARRCO are the leading engineering and infrastructure firm in the Middle East. They approached Circus to give their brand a ‘face-lift’ by re-designing their corporate materials and brochure. Re-designing these items helped to give the company a fresh and more up-to-date image.


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Arrco Book
ZTCO

As one of the leading holding companies in the Middle East, ZTCO wanted a beautifully crafted calendar that told the story of the different companies within the group. The calendar has been sent out to their professional network as a ‘thank you’ for their continued support and partnership.


Arrco Calender

Arrco Calender
Stella Artois

As a long-standing client, we find ourselves designing a huge variety of items for Stella Artois in the Middle East region. Everything from below-the-line collaterals, to complete bars and concept venues… along with everything in between.


Stella Artois
Stella Artois
Stella Artois
Stella Artois
Stella Artois
Stella Artois
Media One

Media One is one of the few independent hotels in the UAE that really likes to push the boat and stand out above the crowd. Along with year-round design and collateral support, we have the pleasure of creating unique and engaging festive season activations for both their corporate and public clientele, over the past few years.


Media One
Media One
Media One Media One
McGettigan's

Ahead of the launch of their London branch, arguable the most famous Irish pub around the world, asked us to give their brand an update. We helped to create the current identity, along with the ongoing menus and print-advertising collaterals for the brand as new venues are opened across the world and other outlets are updated.


McGettigan Media One
McGettigan Media One
METROPOLIC PAPER INDUSTRIES

MPI is one of the leading paper and tissue-paper suppliers in the United Arab Emirates. Circus created a number of new brands for the company along with packaging for a variety of different products (including Uno). Refreshing their current identity helped to re-affirm their place in the industry and the community.


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METROPOLIC PAPER INDUSTRIES
METROPOLIC PAPER INDUSTRIES
British Council

UK/UAE 2017 Year of Creative Collaboration, a season of arts and events in the UAE aimed at building new audiences, creating new collaborations and strengthening relationships. Throughout 2017, the British Council will collaborate with a wide range of British and Emirati partners to create a diverse programme that spans the arts, literature, education, society, sport, science and trade.

British Council UK/UAE 2017 Exhibition and Event Collateral Design
British Council Event Collateral Design British Council UK UAE Event and Exhibition Production Services
Glenfiddich

The Glenfiddich almost needs no introduction. What is now probably the best-known 'brand' of single malt whisky in the world has an extremely extensive range of official bottlings. Glenfiddich owns the title as the best selling single malt Scotch whisky.


Creative Production Design Services
Event Exhibition Design for Glenfiddich
Dance Radio 97.8FM

As the UAE's only dance station, Dance Radio exclusively bring you the best in electronic music. Presenting the finest tunes from over a 100 local and international artists including David Guetta, Roger Sanchez, Paul Van Dyke, MRMR and Smokingroove to name but a few!


Logo Design for Dance Radio

DIGITAL

Website design and development
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Digital

Al Naboodah Cargo Centre LLC

Al Naboodah Cargo were among the first UAE based forwarders to get an ISO certification and strive to provide excellent quality assurance across all of their processes. We have designed and are currently developing the latest version of their website with a more fresh and modern look.

View online: www.alnaboodahcargo.com


Al Nabooda Landing Page
Al Nabooda Mobile
Al Nabooda Cargo Center LLC Al Nabooda Cargo Center LLC
Vogue Properties

Vogue Properties are a leading agency specialising in London and Dubai properties. Along with designing many of their marketing collaterals and Exhibition stands around the world, we have recently completed the design for their new website which links to their property management system; automatically updating as they receive/sell properties.


Vogue Properties
Vogue Properties
Horizon Geosciences

Horizon Geosciences provides marine survey and geotechnical services to an array of clients around the world. As well as designing and producing their brochures and company profiles, we provide them with HTML emailers, newsletters and digital support throughout the year.

View online: www.horizon-geosciences.com


Horizon Geosciences
Horizon Geosciences
Lock Stock & Barrel

Lock, Stock & Barrel was inspired by the trend of casual, industrial and live music venues in trendy cities across the world. Ultimately a party bar that focuses on live music events and sports; with
2 bars, a live music stage, 11 screens, daily happy hour and a 3AM license.

View online: www.lsbdubai.com


Lock Stock Dubai
Lock Stock Dubai Brand
Jump Boxx

Jump Boxx is an indoor trampoline park and the ideal destination for hosting the perfect kids party or school outing, as well as for corporate events such as brainstorming sessions or out of office get togethers. They also have full range of fitness classes suitable for all ages on the agenda.

View online: www.jump-boxx.com


Jump Boxx
Jump Boxx
Ardan Risk Management

Operated in frontier regions for 14 years providing a boutique risk management service to clients in the Middle East, East Africa and the Far East. With roots in management consultancy and security, ARM is highly proficient at enabling businesses and projects in difficult places, managing and mitigating the risks and delivering successful outcomes.

View online: www.armconsulting.com


Ardan Risk Management
Ardan Risk Management
Ardan Risk Management

SOCIAL MEDIA

Social Media Advertising
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Social Advertising

IELTS Awareness Campaign

The British Council are co-owners of IELTS, the global testing system for English language. Circus worked closely with the British Council to create a series of social media posts and adverts with key messages. These key messages help to explain what can be achieved through taking the IELTS courses and exams.


BC Awareness Campaign
BC Awareness Campaign
BC Awareness Campaign
BC Awareness Campaign
Swaidan

Part of the Al Naboodah group of companies; Swaidan Motors is their arm of pre-owned car showrooms in the UAE. Circus is currently managing their social media community with the goal to increase activity on their pages and quality lead generation through their followers.


Swaidan Motors
Swaidan Motors
Swaidan Motors Swaidan Motors
Hendrick's

Quirky British gin; Hendrick’s love to create events and offers that are original and unique. Recently, we have finished working up some ‘Doctor’s notes’ as excuses to get out of work early in order to enjoy the ‘No Rush Hour’ evening at 3 locations in Dubai. The best excuse submitted by customer on the site, gave free cocktails to the winner.


Hendrick's
Hendrick's
Hendrick's
JumpBoxx

Jump Boxx has many various occasions going on throughout the year, that tie into different festivities and holidays. With our help, they successfully manage a Facebook and other social media pages, using the artwork that we supply


JumpBoxx
JumpBoxx
Circus

As print advertising is becoming more rare, we are dedicated to creating a strong online presence. Starting with our own social media, we aim to show the power of each platform and use it to our advantage. We make sure to support our clients by re-posting and sharing their social media posts as well as live events.


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Social Media Solutions Social Media Marketing Services
Facebook Business Page Management
Instagram Page management
Social Media Management

Having professionals look after you social media can have huge benefits on you business. At Circus, we are able to measure and process the best way to get to your goal on Facebook, for example. Knowing the right content to post at the right time can be tricky, but we are able to manage this and take most of the headache away.


Social Media Management

CONTENT

Content Creation
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Content

Circus Creative

At Circus, we can create tailor-made video content for all sorts of platforms and devices. In addition to online video we can generate content specifically for large company presentations, mobile phone, video walls at trade shows and tablets used in pitch presentations.

Television commercials, corporate videos for your website, social media content and videos that suite all of these… Just get in touch to find out more.

Meet the team

Branding, Marketing and Digital Industry experts.
Mike BaldockCreative Director
Matt HebditchCreative Director
Asen SokolovWeb Designer
Daniel ErdelyiSenior Digital Manager
Leigh HardingSocial Media Manager
Saule AkhmadiyevaBusiness Development
James MistryHead of Production

Our clients or as we say partners

Ready to speak with us?

If you are looking for the perfect team
for your brand, we would love to talk to you!