Our History

Over 20 years in the making….

1996 - Initial Spark

Nick started working in the online industry

2004 - Creative Start

Stuart started working as a Professional Photographer

2006 - Kindling The Flames

As the potential grew to start a business, Nick registered the domain urbanhaze.com

2010 - Urban Haze Founded

Nick officially started the sole trading company, working full time as a self-employed sole trader

2012 - Joined FSB

In 2012 we joined the Federation of Small Businesses and have remained a member ever since!

2015 - Stuart's Foot In The Door

Stuart started as a contractor providing high-quality professional photography

2020 - Incorporation

The company was growing rapidly and it was time to become a limited company registered in England and Wales

2020 - VAT Registration

We soon had to register for VAT, which came in handy to let our clients claim VAT back from our invoices!

2020 - Stuart joined as Creative Director

Stuart brought so much value to the business and our clients, it made sense to bring him on board full time, so he joined as our Creative Director

2021 - Bark Award

We won the Bark 2020 Certificate of Excellence for our work during that year

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2021 - New Brand & Logo

With amazing in-house creative talent, we got a rebrand and our new logo was born

2021 - Northern Enterprise Award

We won the Most Innovative Online Marketing Agency - North West in the Northern Enterprise Awards

2022 - Bark Award

We won the Bark 2021 Certificate of Excellence for our work during that year

2023 - Improve Your Website Launched

Our community website, packed full of free advice and tips to help anyone get more out of their website

2023 - New Urban Haze Website Launched

A more modern, up-to-date website that offers an even better representation of who we are and how we can help you

2023 - UK Enterprise Awards

We won Best Premium Digital SME Consultants 2023 - England & Wales in the UK Enterprise Awards

2024 - MarTech Outlook Europe Awards

We won Company of the Year in Digital Marketing Agency 2024 - in the MarTech Outlook Europe Awards

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