Our customers are from all sectors, with a focus on growth companies. Peter’s experience as an SME MD, plc marketing director, business funder and marketer across all sectors means we are agile and wide ranging. If you need all of your marketing outsourced, or just a project, campaign or event, we can help either way. And our experience of funding and finance helps you to build your project or business. We have a wide range of contacts in the financial sector to complement our marketing expertise. We work on an hourly, daily and project basis. Peter Eales heads up the marketing for market leading accountants Hixsons and was marketing director for Druckfarben Ltd recently acquired by Flint Group, during Druckfarben’s early growth stages. Whether for strategic marketing, business development or marketing and sales campaigns your growth and sales challenges are in good hands. For funding, give us a call: we have excellent financial services contacts and appreciation.

Here are some examples of our work and partnerships.

Hixsons Business Enablers

It is a pleasure to work with award winning Hixsons delivering marketing work. Nick is one of only three Peter Drucker Society Europe Associates in the UK and provides input to the Global Drucker Forum, the pre-eminent management conference in the world.

BU Techno Beach Huts

Nick and the Hixsons team are very innovative. He has written a chapter for a book ‘Entrepreneurial Renaissance’ putting Bournemouth on the same level as Sydney, Milan and Stockholm. Read the press article here. At Hixsons the team has just added an excellent set of new VLOGs you can enjoy. Here is one on how to combine your business and personal objectives.

Working with Hixsons Business Advisors, Chartered Accountants also enables us to offer our clients Hixsons expertise in innovation, decision making, strategy not forgetting of course all things financial – it’s very much a partnership.

See our case study here.




Brand development and creating a new service for Steve Barker an ex plc HR Director and Learning & Development guru. His new website is now up and running here: Steve Barker. Work included developing the proposition, marketing, copy, and sourcing a major new channel partner. Steve says:

OI Solutions were fantastic in helping me to launch a new venture. They have been really determined to ensure that I have comprehensively thought through my proposition, clarity of market and product offering. Peter is fastidious in helping me tell a story to the ‘outside world’ which is crisp and well defined. Most of all his 100% commitment leaves you without any doubt that your success is very personal to him.

We continue to work with him to grow his business and develop new ideas. o i solutions has worked in this field for many years.

Visit Steve Barker website

Tax Lawyers

Transforming the brand and building a marketing strategy, brand, website and communications plan for leading global tax lawyers in London and the South. Using our detailed long-term knowledge and network contacts from the financial services industry.

Dorset Community Foundation


Producing a Marketing Plan and USPs to refocus an Organisation – Dorset Community Foundation – see video I’m really pleased to be a Trustee of Dorset Community Foundation (DCF), who provide thousands of pounds for charities, local organisations and causes in Dorset. It’s a great organisation but needed to tell people simply what it did. So we started again. And produced: A one simple one page description of what DCF does: a pitch if you like. A mind map Got the Board refocused on who are the key customers and key marketing tasks to get done Our mission is to raise funds and distribute them to the most needy charities and community groups in Dorset. We help people give back to Dorset to improve the lives of others. Many local residents are facing disadvantage and live in areas which are amongst some of the poorest in the UK. By working together, our communities have benefitted from over £10 million of charitable donations. Our knowledge and expertise inspires donors to give to those most in

 Peter Eales at DBA


Funding with 3 Other Directors Dorset Business Angels – the “Dorset Dragon’s Den”

Award winning – Dorset Business Angels

The Dorset Business Angels network operates in and around Dorset, bringing entrepreneurs, investors and business catalysts together to accelerate the growth of start-up businesses.


Details on how to prepare your plan and how to pitch here.

Peter Eales is General Manager and a founder Director of Dorset Beach Business Angels

Some great videos on angel investment and investing from experienced investors, experts and successful entrepreneurs from our recent Annual Conference here.

More resources from UKBAA our national organising body here.

Investors contact us here

Equipment Supplies – HP Partner Computer, Printing and Supplies


HP Business Partner

Setting up distribution programme, training, supplies, website, selling and marketing for equipment and supplies. This included becoming an HP business Partner.