Key Team Members

David Ohandjanian


David is the imperial founder of team UP with a creative mind and penchant for creating unique marketing strategies that provide real results for our clients.

Edward Prendergast

Technical Director

Edward spends his days working hard behind the scenes to bring clients the latest and greatest technical innovations. He also helps break down technical details into bitesize chunks that everyone can understand.

Rachel Major

Operations Manager

Although not experienced with coding, Rachel is our go-to lady for all things operational and there isn't anything she doesn't know about the wizardry of a spreadsheet. As a keen hockey player, you'll usually find Rach outside of work on the pitch!

Sarah Law

Head of Digital

A positive and hard working individual with significant experience in digital marketing and project management. Sarah is your go-to lady for all things digital crossing between Web and Marketing. She also makes a mean cuppa when we're lagging!

Joshua Clare-Flagg

Lead Front End Developer

As the company's first employee, Josh is part of the furniture at UP; he oversees all website development as the Lead Front End Developer. It's great to see our hotels receive great conversion and real ROI.

Phill Cresswell

Creative Lead

A long-standing member at UP and Lead Creative, Phill ensures every website remains intuitive, engaging and positively jaw-dropping.

Jakub Szapowalow

Front-End Developer

Our newest member and up-and-comer of the development team at UP, Jakub has a deep interest in advanced web animation techniques.

Alex Sahota

Graphic Designer

Supports the development team handling all things visual. Producing creative concepts that reflect and push the latest digital trends.

Luke Clifton

Web Developer

Forward thinking web developer with a specialism in modern web application technology and great UX flows.

Temi O

Back End Web Developer

Full-stack dev with a nerve and insight to incite delight from his code so behold!

Brendan Kedwards

Back End Developer

A back end developer with a great eye for detail. Doesn’t like sweet wrappers in his keyboard. Batteries not included.

Owain Powell

IM Account Manager

Owain has 10 yrs digital agency experience working in London for a leading Digital Agency in Digital Marketing & CRO roles. He enjoys sports & travelling.

Kirsten Howarth

Digital Marketing Executive

Our resident wordsmith – Kirsten supports the Digital Marketing team with content creation and compelling, targeted copy.

Richard Plant

Digital Marketing Consultant

Richard is our strategic marketing guru with a special interest in tracking and conversion optimisation.

Tristan Theron

Digital Marketing Consultant

Tristan has over 13 years of experience of working with hotels online to define strategies that really work. He loves making a real difference to the direct bookings of your hotel.

Your Team

It's essential to be part of your team.

Our philosophy revolves around becoming and extension of your Hotel Marketing team. We care about your success and work hard to enjoy the great results along with you.