Ashley is the CEO & Founder of Guild, the messaging app for professional groups, networks and communities. Guild is easy like WhatsApp but purpose-built for professional communities. Ad free, GDPR compliant, custom-branded and with admin and analytics.
Ashley is one of the most influential and connected figures in digital and marketing. As one of the 100+ recommendations for him on LinkedIn reads, “If Ashley doesn’t know it – it ain’t worth knowing.”
Ashley is author of two best-selling books on digital. A columnist, commentator and blogger, he speaks worldwide on digital and marketing trends and best practice.
Ashley is involved in a number of digital businesses and ventures as investor, adviser, mentor and operationally, including:
- CEO & Founder, Guild - messaging app for professionals
- Founder, Econsultancy - digital marketing best practice
- Mentor, Cambridge Judge Business School - Masters in entrepreneurship
- Speaker, Founders4Schools - inspiring school children into business
- Investor, Ably - realtime data delivery platform
- Investor, Seat Unique - premium ticketing platform
- Investor, Learn Amp - employee learning platform
- Investor, Snoozle - social alarm clock