James Farley

Creative Manager & Partner

Skills

Management
Coding & Development
Digital Marketing

Hailing from Huddersfield, James now works in the North-East and holds over 10 years of industry experience and knowledge.

Newcrest Digital began when James met Mike and Jason whilst working as a freelancer, the three of them decided to form a partnership – combining James’ digital marketing expertise with Mike and Jasons’ resources and business experience, Newcrest Digital was born.

Originally training and working as a software developer, James picked up a plethora of different digital marketing skills whilst working at various agencies, before eventually moving into management.

Previously working in several management roles managing teams of up to 30 people James is a natural leader with impeccable communication and organisation skills.

James holds a HND in Marketing and over his years training and working in the industry he has acquired several qualifications in various development and marketing disciplines, holding qualifications from the likes of Google and Amazon Web Services in areas such as PHP, JavaScript, Analytics and PPC. 

Here at Newcrest Digital James’ day-to-day duties include: Managing both our professional creative and sales teams, building fantastic websites and apps, troubleshooting for and training junior staff members, and attending consultations with our amazing customers.   

James has a love of literature, animals (send him cat pictures and he’ll probably give you a discount) and film, he regularly visits the cinema with Georgie. He has a passion for technology, science, business and history. He is also a keen gamer, playing strategy and board games his entire life – and would definitely beat you on Total War.