Steve Booth, Chairman of Buzz Studios. Credit: Buzz Studios
Steve Booth, Chairman of Buzz Studios. Credit: Buzz Studios

Buzz Studios lands industry titan Steve Booth as their new Chairman

Cambridge-based Buzz Studios has appointed industry veteran Steve Booth as its new Chairman.
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27 June, 2024
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In a major leadership shakeup, Cambridge-based Buzz Studios has appointed industry veteran Steve Booth as its new Chairman, signaling a bold move to accelerate growth and innovation. Buzz Studios was launched by Jonathan Orchard from his kitchen table in 2014 and has since grown into a full-service agency offering a wide array of marketing services tailored for SMEs.

Their portfolio includes design, SEO, digital and out-of-home advertising, social media marketing, and UX web design. Buzz Studios is dedicated to helping businesses achieve their marketing goals with innovative and effective strategies.

Today, the agency announced the appointment of Steve Booth as Chairman. With over 40 years of experience in advertising, media, digital, and technology, Booth’s arrival marks a new era for Buzz Studios.

Who is Steve Booth?

Steve Booth’s career is marked by the establishment and growth of several successful enterprises. As a founding director of Zenith Media , part of the Saatchi & Saatchi network, and the founder of Booth Lockett Makin, he has been a trailblazer in the media industry. He also established Quantum Media, one of the first digital media agencies. He led BLM Group to a successful acquisition by global marketing services group Havas, where he served as Global Development Director.

Since his tenure at Havas, Booth has focused on advising agencies, media owners, and technology firms, leveraging his extensive experience to drive development and growth strategies.

A strategic move for Buzz Studios

“I am thrilled to be joining Buzz Studios at such a pivotal moment in their growth trajectory,” Booth said. “The agency’s commitment to innovation and delivering superior results for clients is truly impressive. I look forward to working with Jonathan Orchard and the talented Buzz Studios team to further develop their capabilities and ensure they remain at the forefront of the marketing services industry.”

Jonathan Orchard, the founder of Buzz Studios, expressed his enthusiasm about the new appointment: “Steve’s proven track record of success and his deep understanding of the evolving marketing landscape make him a perfect fit for Buzz Studios. His guidance will be instrumental as we continue to scale our agency and deliver exceptional value to our clients. We are excited to welcome him to the team.”

For more information about Buzz Studios and their services, visit

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