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Minimum investment is £100
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This unique voice commerce platform provides future revenue streams by working with brands to acquire new customers via voice; clients include Chanel, NARS, Estée Lauder, Coca-Cola and more. Founder, William Glynn-Jones has a track record of building and developing award-winning businesses within the marketing services and technology sectors. He is currently seeking funds for recruitment and tech development.

Winning new customers with voice

Send Me a Sample operates on Amazon Alexa and the Google Assistant platforms, SMAS is a data-rich customer acquisition platform. We deliver rich opt-in data that enables brands to drive customer reviews, purchase conversion and brand loyalty. We incentivise new customers via free, at-home product trial and connect media reach with trial and conversion.

I have a strong industry profile and 20 years’ experience of leading teams across networked, private equity-funded and independent agencies. In early 2018 I had the concept for SMAS, I built a team to take it to market in September 2018 following investment. After launching into new markets in 2019, it is now the world's only customer acquisition Voice platform. We are now available in the US, UK, Canada & Germany.

Send Me a Sample is a profitable business with 90% of customers recommend us, 7000+ ratings online, 500k plus users in UK, Germany and US. We have won awards across the world and in a host of sectors, including the Best Use of Digital at the 2019 Glossy Awards and a Gold winner at the IMC Council of Europe. We’re proof that voice-led brand activation cuts through to the customer. Our campaigns receive impressive results, our expanding client list includes: NARS, Clarins, Diet Coke and more. I'm now focussing on growing the business & proposition and expanding further into global territories. We are thrilled to invite you to join us on our journey of growth, funds raised will be used for recruitment and tech development.

Credit commentary:
The directors are providing a personal guarantee, this means that if the business fails, the directors become personally liable for the loan. One director is a homeowner, however, this does not ensure there are sufficient assets should the loan need to be recovered. There have been no CCJs against the business or directors. The bank statements demonstrate reasonable affordability and the accounts remain well in credit.

Covid resilience:
Send Me a Sample Ltd. has shown good resilience and overcome challenges presented by COVID-19.


Business keeps the raised amount even if target is not met.
Loan - product type
£ 74k
£ 75k
Est close date
Funded 1 month ago in 21 days

Where will the funds go?

Tech Development

Key people

William Glynn-Jones

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Business brand

Stevenage, UK

"Winning new customers with voice"

4 years, 4 months
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Risk warning

Past performance and forecasts are not reliable indicators of future results. Your capital invested is not covered for compensation in the event of a loss by the FSCS. Tax treatment will depend on the individual circumstances and may be subject to change. Please see our Risk section before making an investment decision.