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You can find out a bit more about our team of Web Designers, Developers and SEO Consultants below.

If you’d like to know more about us you might enjoy reading about our core values, viewing some of our work and seeing what some of our existing clients have said about us.

If you would like to join our team, or just see what positions are currently available, here’s a handy link to the job page.

Chris Gilchrist

MD & Founder

Chris Gilchrist

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Simon Lamb

Lead Designer

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Matt Braddock

Web Designer

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Chris Gilchrist

MD & Founder

Chris got involved in web design in 1999 and has owned and managed web businesses since 2001. He's worked with and managed projects for the likes of IBM, Oxford University Press, Unipart and Gartner.

He now focuses his attention on web analytics and SEO. Chris is Google Analytics Qualified. He manages Hit Reach and maintains a keen interest in business and finance, and regularly attends Entrepreneurial Exchange supper clubs.

Outside of work Chris is a keen practitioner of Tactical Edge defensive combat methods and climbing.

Simon Lamb

Lead Designer

Simon has over 10 years experience in the design field. First starting out in the games industry, working for Electronic Arts designing UI's and game menu systems. Over the years Simon has worked in all aspects of graphic design including computer games, mobile and hand held games, web design and printed materials.

In his spare time, Simon plays guitar in Screeching Weasel and the Riverdales, who are best known for helping to spark the early 1990s "pop-punk" movement. Past memebrs of the band include Mike Dirnt from Green Day and recent collaborations have involved members of the All American Rejects.

Simon also has an unhealthy obsession with Fawlty Towers.

Matt Braddock

Web Designer

Matt has 8 years experience as a developer after graduating from Oxford Brookes University with a degree in Technology Management.

He is adept at account management and has an excellent rapport with clients. Matt builds and maintains over 150 sites yearly and is always helping clients to streamline their workflow and improve their sites relative to their objectives.

In his spare time Matt runs the Slide club nights and gigs in Oxford and London, runs an annual music Festival, DJs around UK and occasionally Europe, as well as enjoying London life as much as he can!

Graeme Pirie

Lead Web Developer

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Lauren Munro

Web Designer

Lauren Munro

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Linda McGarrigle

Account Manager

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Graeme Pirie

Lead Web Developer

Graeme has been working in web design for over 7 years completing a foundation degree at Leeds City College in E-Technology before moving to Abertay University for two years where he gained an HND in Web Design and Development.

Graeme has a keen interest in front end web development and likes to incorporate up to the minute web technologies in his projects with a particular focus on responsive design.

Outside of work, he loves MotoGP and has attended races in the past. He also has an unhealthy addiction to tea and likes to try travel when time allows.

Lauren Munro

Web Designer

Lauren studied at Dundee College for two years gaining a HNC and HND qualification in 3D Design. Before joining Hit Reach she worked with an interior design company for three years.

Outside work she enjoys travelling around Scotland and trying new activities.

Linda McGarrigle

Account Manager

Linda graduated from the University of Abertay Dundee in 2009 with an honours degree in Computer Arts.

Before taking on this role she held management positions in both retail and the motor industry.

Outside of work, she enjoys going to gigs, taking full advantage of her cinema card and keeping an active social life.

Gemma Hughes

Web Developer

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Matt McNally

Web Designer

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Gemma Hughes

Web Developer

Gemma has recently finished her degree in Web Design & Development from the University of Abertay. Before this, she studied a HNC at James Watt College in Greenock.

Gemma likes to travel when she can, whether it's a trip abroad to see the rugby or a weekend home in Ireland.

She also likes ponies, unhealthy amounts of Costa Coffee and not having to cook.

Matt McNally

Web Designer

Matt graduated from Abertay University with a BSc in Web Design & Development in 2013.

Outside of work he enjoys trips to the cinema, dining out, going to gigs and generally just having a good time. Attending the T in the Park music festival is a yearly tradition of his; camping in the mud with friends and live music is his idea of a good time. Traveling around the world is another goal he would like to achieve in his lifetime.

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