We Are


Co Founders John Pallagi and Lee Simmonds gained their sales and marketing ‘apprenticeship’ within media sales / direct marketing. Working for blue chip media groups such as EMAP, BBC Worldwide, Yorkshire Post, Haymarket Publishing and RIM (Regional Independent Media) they went on to set up Flatcap in 2003. Flatcap are a marketing agency dedicated to the hospitality and food services sectors offering intelligent thinking.

FLATCAP : successes

  • Client Award – Best Marketing Campaign 2003 (Room Restaurant in Leeds) – Caterer and Hotelkeeper
  • Client Award – Runner up Best Website 2009 (Salvo’s Bistro in Leeds) – Caterer Web Awards
  • Client Award – Newcomer of the Year 2010 (Black Horse Inn) – Yorkshire Life Magazine
  • Client Award – New comer of the Year 2004 (Room Restaurant in Leeds) – Metro (Yorkshire)
  • Client Award – Best Restaurant 2008 (Room Restaurant in Manchester) – Cheshire Life
  • Initiative – Founded Leeds Restaurant Association ‘Let’s Eat Leeds’ in 2005
  • Initiative – Branded Sheffield’s Restaurant associations Eat Sheffield in 2006


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