semantic - Designers at work


Hello. We use web design, psychology and business experience to help clients sell products, services and ideas.

Interested? Grab our Easy Guide to Briefing or call us on 02380 111542. We're creative, friendly and practical.

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How we help our clients - thoughts and case studies

We help clients in the UK, Europe, North America and Asia. What do you need?


Our clients include

We choose our clients carefully. They are usually funny, clever, interesting people.


Established 1997

Our story began in 1997 when Nick left IBM's New Media Lab. Mike joined to found Semantic, and we've grown organically ever since. The strategy is simple - hire great people to do great work for great clients.

We're hiring

That's right, we're looking for a Mad Web Scientist to help grow Momentum.

For general enquiries... We recruit carefully, but if you are friendly, talented and enthusiastic let us know.

Nick Warren

Nick Warren

MD, business, strategy, writer, husband, father, shipwrecked, happy, gamer.

Contact Nick by email, call 02380 111 542, connect on LinkedIn.

Mike Gillett

Mike Gillett

Graphic designer, web developer, drummer, very bad golfer.

Email Mike or call him on 02380 111543

Chris Moses

Chris Moses

Coding god, designer and app developer.

Email Chris or call him on 02380 111544

Neil Lewin

Neil Lewin

Calm, efficient and cheerful web development and planning... no matter what!

Email Neil, call 02380 111545, connect on LinkedIn

James Martin

James Martin

Head Web Ninja, resident snow boarding instructor and very good golfer.

Email James or call him on 02380 111546

Chip Mooney

Chip Mooney

Ex-soldier Web Ninja with a work ethic to match. Extreme sports enthusiast.

Email Chip or call him on 02380 111547

Stephen Gardiner

Stephen Gardiner

Semantic's wise elder statesman - huge executive experience in Europe and Asia.

Email Stephen or call the team on 02380 111540

Jason Elkin

Jason Elkin

Coding Web Ninja Jason out-geeks anyone, just watch out for the bandana!

Email Jason or call him on 02380 111548


More than a pretty face.

Design matters more than ever, whether it’s a website, an app or a business system. It’s not just how it looks, it’s how it works.

Websites & Digital Content

We create effective websites, animations, games & videos.

Ticketing Wizards with Fluid

Our ticketing engine helps clients focus on conversion.

Business Dashboards with Pulse

Our Web Dashboard platform, Pulse, helps visualise business.

Mobile Sites and Web Apps

What do you focus on when less really is more? We can help.

Writing for Digital

Words matter. We'll help you choose them wisely.

Great Service. Plain and simple.

Almost all our business comes via word of mouth.



Want to talk?

We’re friendly and happy to listen and share ideas.

Call Nick on 02380 111542, email nick@semantic.co.uk, or say 'hello' on LinkedIn.

You are also welcome to pop in and enjoy a cup of coffee on our comfy red sofas. We're just 2 minutes from the M3.

Semantic Limited
2 Venture Road
Southampton Science Park
Hampshire
SO16 7NP

We’re Semantic. We’re here to help.

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