chief executive

immediate future Ltd

Katy is a pragmatic (often sweary) marketer. Named 4th most influential social media marketing expert by the Drum, Katy Howell, is CEO at social media agency - immediate future.

She regularly appears on BBC news, Victoria Derbyshire, TV and Radio programmes (without the swearing) and is billed as an authority on social marketing. She speaks at conferences, runs masterclasses, and guest lectures at two universities. She’s co-authored 3 books on social and is a regular contributor to the press.

Her expertise lies in helping large brands squeeze the pips out of social media marketing. Now in its 15th year, her agency works with brands including; Fujitsu,, Thomson Reuters, Post Office, Bargain Booze, Selfridges, Mission Foods, Google, Diageo, JD Williams, Sony Music, and many more.