Based in beautiful South Devon, Black Pearl's focus is on developing your sales funnel. Our background is technology and we fulfil every step to enable growth - from designing emails and landing pages that work to deploying workflows in CRMs that deliver effective campaigns. Most clients use us to provide comprehensive Digital Asset Management - from web development to email support.

simon pullar

Simon Pullar


Simon founded a specialist publisher, DP Media, in 1991 to service professional associations and their recruitment needs.

Simon invested in and commenced to work with Webrecruit in 2009 and headed up the launch of Ireland having travelled to County Meath for many years as an investor and director in La Bucca restaurants.

Ana Hassel Black Pearl

Ana Hassel

Technology Director

Ana has been working in Webdesign for over 15, and Drupal over 10 years. Her background and passion is Audio Engineering, Small business,  open source and automation.

”I love working in a  small team using the SCRUM Methodology, because it means that your company can be as agile dynamic and adaptable as a one person operation ... or near enough”

Ana is focussed on campaign management, task automation so that workflows and systems are less manual and prone to human errors.

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Ed Phillis

Solutions Architect

Ed started out in IT as a web designer in 2001 for an EU funded interregional tourism project. After completing an MSc in IT at the UWE in Bristol, he worked for 7 years in technical roles for an international software company.

For the last 5 years he has been working with Drupal development and managing technical infrastructures, firstly in Sweden and subsequently in the UK.

Ed is a certified AWS Solutions Architect and speaks French and Swedish.