Our Team, Our Story

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

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.

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.

Meet the Team

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

Shiv About

ABOUT SIOBHAN
Part of Sunshine since the beginning, Siobhan combines proactive client management with a real talent for social strategy. Involved in almost every account, she's also a talented traffic-manager, ensuring all our projects arrive on deadline. Past clients include Skyscanner, EXO Travel & Mortgage Advice Bureau.

Siobhan McCardie

Senior Account Manager

Chris About

ABOUT CHRIS
Combining experiences in copywriting and design, Chris directs the team's creative output. A next level Jack-of-all-trades, Chris spends his time crafting engaging social content, editing videos, designing for print & web, or picking up a camera. Past clients include Edinburgh Gin, Mrs Tilly's & Harviestoun Beer.

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.

Ben Black

Senior Content Producer

Kelly About

ABOUT KELLY
The guardian of our clients and expert in social media trends, Kelly is an advertising and community management powerhouse. Always ahead of the trends, you can rest assured no algorithm change gets by this one. Past clients include Edinburgh Gin, Mackays & London Craft Beer Festival.

Kelly Bean

Social Media Manager

Will 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. An ideas man, Will excels with engagement-focused, non-profit clients such as No Knives Better Lives & the Joshua Nolan Foundation.

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 development, with experience developing logos for clients such as Mia Italian Kitchen and Curious Frank.

Zoe Marcinonyte

Design Creative

Collette Headshot About

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.

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. Oh, and she's a master of puns too...

Jen Haughton

Community Manager