my name is

Francis Rodino

I Build Systems To Grow & Scale Businesses Online.

I help businesses maximise their online presence and generate more leads by leveraging cutting-edge digital marketing techniques, artificial intelligence (AI) automation tools, and advanced marketing strategies that can be tailored to fit the needs of each individual business.

brands I've worked with

About Me

Who is Francis Rodino?

Francis Rodino is an award winning growth marketing expert, entrepreneur and founder of Lead Hero, a digital marketing company famous for helping small businesses grow and scale online with automated marketing systems.

After a seasoned career holding senior level digital marketing roles for the likes of Top Gear, Fifa, Playstation, BBC, Virgin and other global brands, Francis brought his global digital experience and cutting edge lead generation strategies from the world of big brand marketing to help make a difference to smaller businesses.

Lead Hero has generated over 19M of sales opportunities for its partners, helping them save over 22,000 hours in the process.  Francis has been featured and contributed to Installer Magazine, Fix Radio, Off the Tools Podcast, Fox, ABC and Market Watch.

Francis is a globally recognised expert on marketing automation, growth strategies and predictable selling systems and the co-founder of Trades Growth Summit, a non-profit initiative helping to inspire and educate Trades business owners and while raising funds for charitable causes.

Francis Rodino

My Work

Explore Some of My Projects

Lead Hero AI

Our AI marketing automation software will help you create effective digital marketing campaigns that drive more leads and sales. Visit Lead Hero.

Trades Growth Summit

Francis co-founded the first ever growth summit for Trades Businesses in the UK, bringing together the industry's finest thought leaders and raising over £15,000 for charity.


As a Senior Digital Strategist for award winning content agency, Drum, Francis worked on the full range of games launches for Sony Playstation.

Monopoly Social Media

Francis led Monopoly's social media strategy helping Hasbro build a social media presence of over over 5M 

Social Media for BBC Worldwide

Working with BBC worldwide's social media team, Francis was created social media campaigns and branded content for a range of BBC Worldwide (Studio) brands.

10 Million Fans for Top Gear

Helped Top Gear build a grass roots following on Facebook and reaching their first 10 million social media followers.

"If you want to want to grow a scale a business that runs itself, there's no better time than now, and no better guide than Francis Rodino"

Alison Warner



What Kind Of Work I Do


Build a robust digital marketing strategy, leveraging the power of AI and automation to bring efficiency to your marketing processes, generate more qualified leads, and drive your business growth—all while saving you time and money on manual activities.

Marketing Automation

Deploy advanced automation that will allow you to streamline your online marketing efforts and increase efficiency, saving you time and money while growing your customer base and boosting profits with targeted, customer-centric campaigns.


Launch an effective content strategy tailored to your unique business that will unlock the potential for increased brand visibility, higher website traffic and engagement, improved customer loyalty and trust, and ultimately, more conversions.

Speaking Engagements

When hiring Francis for a speaking engagement, you will benefit from access to his vast experience and expertise as a growth marketing expert and successful entrepreneur in the world of digital marketing, including his knowledge of cutting edge lead generation strategies developed through working with some of the biggest brands worldwide.

Business Coaching

For business owners looking to generate more leads and grow their businesses, engaging a growth marketing expert like Francis Rodino can provide invaluable insights and strategies to take advantage of digital tools and automation to scale up in this ever-changing digital world.

Lead Hero

By leveraging the power of automation and AI-enabled CRMs, businesses have the potential to streamline their marketing processes and save time and money, while gaining valuable insights into their customer base that can be used to improve the effectiveness of their campaigns and increase conversion rates. Visit Lead Hero.


Featured Video Content


Speaking Engagements

Francis Rodino is a sought after public speaker and mentor who has been featured at numerous conferences and events worldwide. He regularly speaks on topics such as growth marketing, digital transformation, lead generation, brand building and social media marketing.

Known for his engaging style and passionate delivery, Francis is able to captivate audiences of any size with his knowledge-rich presentations.

Having implemented successful strategies for major global brands, Francis is also experienced in helping small businesses grow and scale with the right strategies in place.

His experience in this area has made him an invaluable asset to many companies seeking innovation in their digital marketing approaches - something which continues to give him credibility as a speaker and business consultant. From coaching small businesses on growth hacking to creating courses on lead generation, Francis continually strives to share his expertise with others so that they too can benefit from the success he has achieved himself.

Topics Francis covers

  • Digital Marketing
  • Content strategy
  • Marketing automation
  • Team management
  • CRMs
  • Client acquisition
  • Email Marketing
  • e-Commerce
  • Retention Marketing


What Others Say About Me

Let's Build

Something Together

Whether you are looking to revamp your digital marketing strategy, need some digital marketing expertise for a project, or are ready to launch a new digital marketing program, let me help you in the best way I can to assist you in serving others.