Welcome to EngageSciences

When we launched the EngageSciences platform back in 2011, we had the simple but unshakable belief that consumer brands deserved better marketing solutions. And, our mission since that date has focused on giving marketers the tools they need to activate their audiences and create valuable brand connections across any channel, any network and any device. Today, we’re realizing this vision with Release 5, the latest incarnation of our marketing engagement platform.

We now work with hundreds of brands in 76 countries. And, they rely on our platform to activate their customers, anywhere.


By any measure, our growth over the last three years has been impressive. That’s why we’re constantly on the lookout for new members to join our team in USA, UK and Australia. And, those who might want to build our presence in new markets. But, before you get too excited and spill your skinny-soy-latte in the rush to apply, we’re not interested in growth hackers, rock stars or paradigm shifters. Instead we’d love to meet people who are fanatical about making the world of marketing more creative, more effective and more accountable. But, most importantly, you’ll share our vision.

If that’s you, let’s meet for a coffee.


If you’re a technical ninja and EngageSciences sounds like fun, take a look at our Stack Overflow Careers page.

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Meet the team

  • Richard Jones

    Richard Jones


    Richard is the CEO and co-founder of EngageSciences. He has nearly two decades’ experience in digital, working in both marketing agencies and the software industry. Richard has steered EngageSciences to be one of the fastest growing marketing software companies to emerge from the UK, with clients in over 76 countries, including industry leaders like Vodafone, Microsoft, Spotify, Verizon, AOL and Universal. Richard is a regular blogger and speaker on social marketing topics.

  • Lee Shepstone

    Lee Shepstone


    Lee started his career at a design agency before working for Vignette for ten years where he became CTO of the Media Division, which was the fastest growing product area prior to the $310m acquisition by Opentext. As well as being a co-founder of EngageSciences, Lee has also been Chief Architect on some of the largest web projects in the world including the Athens 2004 Olympics.

  • Iain Short

    Iain Short

    Chief Product Officer

    Iain began his working life at a design agency before embarking on an eleven-year career at Vignette, working in both Professional Services and Engineering. During his time in the Services team, Iain ran some of the largest corporate web projects in EMEA before joining the Vignette Media engineering team as Product Architect. Alongside Richard and Lee, Iain co-founded EngageSciences.
  • Tom Huxtable

    Tom Huxtable

    Chief Revenue Officer

    Tom joined EngageSciences in 2011 following 15 years in the advertising world where he oversaw clients such as RBS, Bacardi Group, Holiday Inn and The AA, culminating in his appointment as Managing Director at 23red a strategic marketing consultancy. Over the last three years Tom has brought his experience to bear with EngageSciences delivering clients such as Stella Artois, Vodafone, BBC Worldwide, Vauxhall and Aol Huffington Post.

  • Michael Wrigley

    Michael Wrigley

    Chief Marketing Officer

    Michael has spent the majority of his career working in digital agencies and has specialized in marketing software, hardware and telecoms brands. Most recently he was Managing Director at WPP agency Banner. In his time, Michael has created awareness and driven demand for some of the world’s most recognized brands, including Adobe, HP, Cisco, Sony, Symantec and Dell.

  • Jerome Tillotson

    Jerome Tillotson

    Chief Customer Officer

    With over 15 years’ experience in enterprise software, building, developing and managing successful pre-sales and post-sales teams, Jerome has deep customer management experience and technical expertise. He’s worked in both start-up and enterprise companies including Adobe, Huddle, Omniture, Oracle, RightNow and Vignette.

  • Nick Watson

    Nick Watson

    VP Client Services

    Nick began his career working in publishing, soon moving into digital asset management at BBC Worldwide. Before joining EngageSciences, Nick spent a number of years at Tag Worldwide implementing their marketing resource management software for global clients such as Jaguar Land Rover, Citibank, BT, Orange, and Boots. He then became Head of Project Management, leading the delivery of website, mobile, social and digital campaigns.

  • Francesca Heath

    Francesca Heath

    Communications Director

    Francesca has worked in digital marketing and PR for over six years, delivering successful marketing campaigns across events, digital and social channels. Francesca is responsible for developing and directing strategy and implementation of projects related to EngageSciences social media, offline and online communications strategies. Francesca has worked with leading global brands such as Spotify, Nokia, BBC, Virgin, Google, Twitter and Sony.

  • Rich Gascoyne

    Rich Gascoyne

    President, North America

    Rich has spent two decades in digital, working in both consultancies and software companies. He has established EngageSciences in the US as one of the fastest growing marketing software companies in recent years, with clients across North and South America. Customers include industry leaders like Microsoft, Spotify, Verizon, Scripps and JW Marriott. Rich is also the author of a strategic digital planning book called “Corporate Internet Planning Guide”.

  • Steve Kraft

    Steve Kraft

    Director of Services, USA

    Steve has spent the majority of his career immersed in technology, and has worked primarily with enterprise-class technologies and has consulted many Fortune 500 brands. The ability to draw on and apply a range of technical skills ensures invaluable guidance and direction on how EngageSciences can be best utilized and integrated into a platform ecosystem.

  • Benji Hall

    Benji Hall

    Customer Services Director APAC

    Benji joined EngageSciences in 2011 following several roles in social & digital marketing in the sports and cycling industries in New Zealand and France. In 2013 Benji moved from the EngageSciences London office to establish EngageSciences APAC in Sydney Australia, working with Rakuten, Air New Zealand, Yahoo!7 and Microsoft.

  • Dick Cahill

    Dick Cahill

    Chief Operating Officer

    Dick Cahill has over 20 years experience in senior management roles where he has effectively scaled and achieved predictable and repeatable revenue growth for a range of industry-leading technology companies. Within his role as COO at EngageSciences, Dick focuses on driving continued worldwide expansion for company.