Team and Board

Silicon South is a not-for-profit organisation created by the agencies it champions. The network exists to raise the recognition, ambition and capabilities of the people and companies in the digital, creative and tech industries of Dorset, helping them to achieve their best and thrive. Our team is small, but perfectly formed and dedicated to the goals and aims of Silicon South and our network.

The Team

Anthony Story


Anthony is an innovation strategist who helps organisations prepare for growth, plan innovation strategies, engage customers and attract investment. If you ask him, he might tell you about that time he was in a Portuguese film

Megan Bagnall

Programme Manager

Megan's background in PR and Marketing for tech and start-up brands led her to working with Silicon South on various programmes; from overseeing European funding to working on outreach with Schools and Universities.

Frankie Meyrick

Senior Marketing Executive

Frankie looks after the Silicon South Network, keeping a close eye on all the latest announcements and successes within Dorset’s digital scene. She’s here to share all of our network’s incredible news and achievements, so have something you want to share? Don’t hesitate to get in touch.

The Board

Andy Headington

Chair, Silicon South – and CEO, Adido

Andy helped set up Adido, a leading digital agency that works with businesses to evolve their digital performance, grow sales and increase value, both nationally and internationally. Andy has been involved with Silicon South since 2017 and has been Chair since 2019, helping to support the great SiSo team through lockdown and beyond. Andy is a keen golfer, runner and sea swimmer and can often be found taking early dips along the Bournemouth coast in the summer months.

John Dale

Director – Limetools

When John is not changing cyber security behaviours and helping multinationals save energy, he likes writing books for teenagers, cooking bacon and occasionally fire eating at parties.

Sarah Cullen

Director - Digital Butter Ltd

Having been on the digital scene on the south coast for almost 20 years, Sarah is passionate about supporting and raising the profile of the extraordinary talent we have in the area. Having grown and sold her digital agency, Sarah now works as a Non-Executive Director for digital agencies as well as Entrepreneur in Residence at Future Worlds, the on-campus accelerator for start-ups at the University of Southampton, who are looking to change the world with their tech.

Katie Street

Founder - Street Agency

After 10 yrs. of successfully leading new businesses, from small independents to multimillion pound networks - Katie saw that a new approach was needed, one that was diverse and enabled in-house teams to become more assertive in generating and converting revenue growth. Katie created Street Agency in 2019 which provides the strategy needed for new business growth including frameworks and plans, training, workshops, events, campaigns and guided outreach support to get you more new clients.

Adrian Trevett

Head of Economic Development

Adrian has an extensive background in the public, private and voluntary sectors and is currently Head of Economic Development at Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council. Adrian is Chair of the Dorset Engineering and Manufacturing Cluster (DEMC) which supports Dorset’s 2000+ companies by creating opportunities for collaboration, creation and innovation. Prior to this, Adrian headed up the Borough of Poole’s economic development where he set up the Poole Marine Hub and Poole Maritime Festival.

What Next?

If you would like to find out more about the vision behind Silicon South and our motivations for the work we do then check out the Vision and/or About Us pages.

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