It's about you

Powered by possibility and passionate about your success, The Specialist Works is a global media and creative agency that’s dedicated to growing your business. 

Entirely independent and free from pressure to pursue any set path, you can trust your extended team at TSW to challenge the norms, push boundaries and take you beyond your most ambitious growth goals.

About the team

Headquartered in London with offices across Europe, North America and Asia, TSW specialists are equipped with deep expertise in audio-visual, online, out of home and print media and will unlock the best results from your media budget. 

Whether you’re developing your brand, expanding locally or rolling-out internationally, discover the most innovative solutions to your business objectives with Pathways, TSW’s multi-channel strategic planning group.  

Insights drive ideas, so combine TSW Creative with smart media planning to uncover what’s possible and propel your business to the next level.

Look out for TSW’s networking events where you can meet the team and collaborate with like-minded brands for networking and co-operative marketing.

milestones

  • November 2017

    Bristol Flagship Office opened

    Moving from our office in Bath to a new state-of-the-art office space in the heart of Bristol.

  • September 2017

    Performance Focus 18

    We ran our first conference, Performance Focus 18, in Brighton.

  • July 2017

    Acquisition of Pace Media

    TSW acquired Pace Media to offer its clients TV buying in over 50 countries.

  • June 2017

    Kent Flagship Office opened

    We have moved into our new flagship office in West Malling, Kent.

  • January 2017

    New Senior Team

    Live sacking of Jim, our Founder, in front of the entire company to announce the appointment of our new senior team.

  • January 2017

    New York Office opened

  • January 2017

    New York office opened

  • October 2016

    Charity Goodwill Works

    TSW launched the charity Goodwill Works, raising £1m in free ad space within 5 weeks for our charity partners.

  • July 2016

    Acquisition of Elarbee Media

    Further expansion of The Specialist Works through the acquisition of Atlanta based media agency Elarbee Media.

  • January 2015

    Acquisition of The Response Team

    Acquisition of The Response Team in Bath which is now our Bristol office.

  • March 2014

    Move to Angel Office

    In March 2014 we have moved into our new head office in Islington (Angel).

  • January 2012

    Largest Independent Agency

    TSW is the largest independent media agency in number of staff.

  • January 2007

    New Office

    The now 18 staff moved to the Commercial Street office, where they set about building their very own East End boozer in the office, nicknamed ‘The Cook Inn’.

  • June 2003

    Move into own office

    Within 6 months, the now four staff moved into their own office in the same building, fondly named the ‘West Ham office’ due to the wall colour.

  • January 2003

    The Insert House founded

    Jim sold a car he won and rented a computer in a shared office on Brick Lane to set up ‘The Insert House’.