Our Team, Our Story

Sunshine Communications Team

We’re a perfectly formed, social-first communications agency

It's no surprise we go by Sunshine: we're bright, we're bold and we want to make your business flourish. It's all about results, which is why we adopt a 24/7 approach, assigning a specific team for each project – we keep our overheads to a minimum, meaning your ROI is at its maximum.

Founded in 2015 by Jenny Emslie, we've gone from strength to strength helping brands understand and engage with their audiences. Whether you're looking for expert social media advice, polished creative content or have an eye-catching campaign in mind, we're here to spark bright conversations.

Meet the Team

Team 2019 Jenny About

ABOUT JENNY
Jenny is a born marketing specialist with over 10 years experience working in leading marketing agencies in Edinburgh and London. By 25, she'd made it as an Account Director at a leading digital agency, before setting up Sunshine Communications. Previous experience includes Virgin, Skyscanner, NSPCC, Marks & Spencer and many more!

Jenny Emslie

Founder & Managing Director

Team 2019 Siobhan About

ABOUT SIOBHAN
Part of Sunshine since day one, Siobhan combines pro-active client management with a talent for social strategy. Involved in almost every account, she's also a talented traffic-manager, ensuring all our projects arrive on deadline. Siobhan oversees all client handling and works closely with Edinburgh Airport. Read more.

Siobhan McCardie

Account Director

Headshots 2019 Chris About

ABOUT CHRIS
Combining experiences in copywriting and design, Chris directs the team's creative output. A next level Jack-of-all-trades, he spends his time crafting content, designing for front-end and getting behind a camera. Brand experience includes Edinburgh Leisure, CBBC, Scotch Beef and Edinburgh Gin. Read more.

Chris Melvin

Senior Creative

Ben About

Ben is our Senior Content Producer, bringing with him a wealth of experience in social media and content production. Primarily getting stuck into photography and video, Ben also contributes to strategy and client management for brands like Brewgooder & When In Rome Wine. Read more.

Ben Black

Senior Content Producer

Headshots 2019 Kkelly About

ABOUT KELLY
Guardian of our clients and expert in social media, Kelly is an advertising and community management powerhouse. Always ahead of the trends, no algorithm change gets by this one. Kelly operates on all of our client clients, and has previously worked on Edinburgh Gin, Mackays & London Craft Beer Festival. Read more.

Kelly Bean

Social Media Manager

Team 2019 Paula About

With a wealth of experience working for household names like Dobbies and Barrhead Travel, Paula knows first-hand what it's like to be "the client". Pairing social media expertise with wider digital and offline comms, Paula's your point of contact for getting the best out of your brand. Read more.

Paula Currie

Account Manager

Team 2019 William About

ABOUT WILL
Will is a Business & Management graduate from Glasgow University, working across many clients as a copywriter for social, email and community management. He's passionate about engagement-focused, non-profit clients such as No Knives Better Lives & the Joshua Nolan Foundation. Read more.

William Corbett

Content Manager

Zoe About

ABOUT ZOE
Zoe graduated from Gray’s School of Art in 2016 and has BA (Hons) in Communication Design, joining the team as a talented designer, illustrator and photographer. She has a passion for brand identity and food photography, combining both by creating the identities for Mia, La Casa & Le Bistrot. Read more.

Zoe Marcinonyte

Design Creative

Headshots 2019 Emm Emma About

ABOUT EMMA
A self-identified word nerd, Emma has been living that #agencylife for more than 5 years, working with global brands including Disney, Royal Caribbean and Zero Waste Scotland. A tone-of-voice specialist, Emma writes entertaining, relevant content that grows a brand’s digital presence and makes them stand out from the crowd.

Emma Fraser

Copywriter

Team 2019 Collette About

COLLETTE REID
Collette is our Social Media Team Assistant/PA, joining us at Sunshine from August 2018-2019. Collette is currently in her 3rd year at Edinburgh Napier University studying Business Studies with Entrepreneurship. Read more.

Collette Reid

Social Media Assistant & PA

Jen About

ABOUT JEN
Having joined the team in 2015 after a chance Twitter exchange (yes, really!), Jen supports community management on high-traffic clients such as Edinburgh Airport. With both agency and client-side experiences, Jen goes beyond a simple reply and truly understands business needs. Read more.

Jen Haughton

Community Manager