Hello, Sunshine!
Let us <em>introduce</em> ourselves…

Hello, Sunshine! Let us introduce ourselves…

We're a pretty nice bunch, even if we do say so ourselves.

Coming together from a diverse variety of backgrounds and specialties, Team Sunshine are a marketing motley crew who will make you feel like part of the family from the moment you step through the door. Oh, and we throw a mean party. Trust us on that...

Jenny Emslie - Founder & Managing Director
Jenny Emslie
Founder & Managing Director
A born communicator, Jenny is the captain of the Sunshine ship and brings over 10 years of experience to the table. Having worked in leading marketing agencies in both Edinburgh and London for brands like Virgin, Skyscanner and Marks & Spencer, Jenny combined her flair for marketing and passion for social media to open Sunshine Communications in 2015. The rest is history.
Siobhan McCardie - Group Account Director
Siobhan McCardie
Group Account Director
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 resource management.
Chris Melvin - Creative Lead
Chris Melvin
Creative Lead
An award-winning creative, Chris directs the content team at Sunshine. A true Frankenstein creative, he spends his time designing, retouching, writing or getting behind a camera. Experience includes The Dungeons, Edinburgh Leisure, Scotch Beef, Doctify & Edinburgh Gin.
Fino Hood - Senior Digital Strategist
Fino Hood
Senior Digital Strategist
Fino leads the team's strategy and paid advertising teams, bringing with him a career working for brands like PUMA and Porsche. From content strategies to day-to-day paid campaigns, he know social inside and out . Awareness, engagement and bottom line? Sorted.
Kelly Bean - Social Media Strategist
Kelly Bean
Social Media Strategist
Guardian of our clients and expert in social media, Kelly is our resident Social Media Strategist, shaping our advertising and community management strategies. Kelly has a joy for data, analysing the performance and ROI of our clients. Always ahead of the trends, no algorithm change gets by this one.
William Corbett - Content Manager
William Corbett
Content Manager
William combines his experiences in social media management with a talent for copywriting and content creation. As Content Manager, William takes pride in producing creative for top UK brands, showcasing his belief that marketing is about great storytelling. He is passionate about driving engagement, and loves turning a big idea into reality.
Emma Fraser - Copywriter
Emma Fraser
Copywriter
A self-identified word nerd, Emma has been living that #agencylife for more than 6 years, working with global brands including Disney, Royal Caribbean and Zero Waste Scotland. A tone-of-voice specialist, Emma writes entertaining content that makes a brand's digital presence stand out from the crowd.
Ailie Hutcheson - Designer
Ailie Hutcheson
Designer
Ailie is a creative problem solver with a passion for story-telling. With 5+ years of agency experience working across fashion, food and the arts, Ailie brings a wealth of styles to the team. In another life, she would be a food critic, meaning she gets stuck into our in-house shoots. Hunger-inducing storyboards galore.
Fraser Maclean - Videographer
Fraser Maclean
Videographer
Fraser has a passion for telling stories through social content, motion graphics and all aspects of video production. shareable content. He has experience working on a range of projects, from award-winning short films, to engaging social and branded content.
Paula Currie - Senior Account Manager
Paula Currie
Senior Account Manager
With 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 with wider digital and offline comms, Paula's your point of contact for getting the best out of your brand. Key clients include Macsween and Edinburgh Leisure .
Annabelle Brodie - Social Media Executive
Annabelle Brodie
Social Media Executive
Bringing with her a background in digital marketing, Annabelle is the voice of many of our clients, bringing content to life in the comments section and answering any questions. She's also a dab-hand at scheduling and boosting content, ensuring our creative content is set up in the best way possible!
Jen Haughton - Community Manager
Jen Haughton
Community Manager
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.
Mark Probert - Non Exec Chief Financial Officer
Mark Probert
Non Exec Chief Financial Officer
Mark’s passion is in supporting the next wave of creative agencies and inspiring future leaders. Working on his own and in partnership with Spencer Gallagher and other Cactus consultants, his focus is on ensuring agency owners and online businesses successfully accelerate their goals and objectives. His areas of expertise include all areas of finance (including M&A), operations and leadership development & coaching.
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We're also proud to have a few awards under our belts...

2019
Community Manager of the Year Social Media Marketing Awards
Kelly Bean
2019
Content Creator of the Year Social Media Marketing Awards
Chris Melvin
2019
Rising Creative Star Marketing Society Star Awards
Chris Melvin
2019
Inspirational Agency Leader (Finalist) Marketing Society Star Awards
Jenny Emslie
2020
Employer Brand OTY (Finalist) The Marketing Society
Sunshine Communications
2020
Agency of the Year – Small (Finalist) UK Content Awards
Sunshine Communications
Our Team
Our Team

We’re a small team with big dreams. Our goal is to empower brands to share more engaging, more meaningful stories, with more people, by investing everything we have into building the best team possible. Simple.

Our studio
Our studio

Social media is our bread, butter and jam. Our creativity knows no bounds, and what we don’t know about social advertising isn't worth knowing. We're also the only agency in Scotland to offer 24/7/365 community management. Yup, even on Christmas Day.