Like a big, colourful stick of rock, we’ve a multitude of stripes running through our service skills. Planning. Strategy. PR. Digital. Social. Design. Online. Offline. All under one roof. Measurable results delivered with passion, enthusiasm and more than a dash of pizzazz. You can come to us for pretty much all your communication needs. In fact, the only things we don’t do are buzzwords, jargon and clichés. Instead, we shoot from the hip and tell it like it is. And if you don’t believe us, just ask our clients.
WE’RE STRIPEY AND PROUD OF IT
A full-service communications agency, staffed by super-sharp marketing ninjas
If you don’t know where you’re going, you’ll end up someplace else. We’ll help you define where you are today, and where you want to be tomorrow. And then we’ll give you the right plan to get there.
When it comes to technology, we have all our digital ducks in a row, with all kinds of social media tricks up our sleeves to get people viewing, liking and sharing your message.
Ideas are funny things. They pop out of the air and into the world, making people go ‘ooh’ and ‘aah’ until the next one comes along. Our team has the magic to generate the ideas you need for the results you want.
THE SERVICES WE OFFER
PRETTY MUCH EVERYTHING YOU’LL EVER NEED
STRATEGY FOR SECURING A VOICE, SHARING AND SUCCESS
Applying fresh insight and focused thinking: research and insight gathering, strategic communications planning, message and tone of voice development.
MANAGING THE MESSAGE
The nuts and bolts of accountability: proactive media engagement, dedicated press office, creative consumer and B2B brand PR, corporate reputation management, CSR, issues management.
Communicating in the digital world
A full range of online solutions: digital consultancy, strategic insight gathering and planning, tools and technologies, social media solutions, paid advertising, community management and social operations.
Getting trend-setters and decision-makers to buy in to your brand: influencer engagement, blogger outreach and media relations.
Creative content generation
Making that lasting impression: StripeyThinking idea generation and brainstorming workshops, content and asset creation, print and digital design, video production, photography and copywriting.
Impact through experience
Bringing your message to life in the real world: event design, experiential concepts and ideation, management, sponsorship sourcing and activation, campaign implementation, paid promotion activities.
Engaging stakeholders and employees
Unlocking internal advocacy: identification and mapping, tailored messaging, internal events, ambassador programmes, employee engagement, toolkits, briefing packs, newsletters and training.
Performance evaluation and measurement: establishing KPI and measurement frameworks, reporting and providing insight through qualitative and quantitative analysis.
Marketing Society Scotland Star Awards 2015 – Winner of Agency Employer Brand of the Year / The Drum Social Buzz Awards 2015 – Best Use of PhotoSharing for VELUX Lovers of Light / CIPR Excellence 2015 – Outstanding Consultancy, Finalist
UK Social Media Communications Awards 2015 – Best Low Budget Campaign, Finalist / Northern Marketing Awards 2015 – Best Sport Campaign, Gold / Northern Marketing Awards 2015 – Best B2C Campaign, Gold
CIPR PRide Awards 2015 – Best Use of Photography, Gold / CIPR PRide Awards 2015 – Best Consumer Relations Campaign, Finalist / CIPR PRide Awards 2015 – Best Low Budget Campaign, Finalist / CIPR PRide Awards 2015 – Best Use of Media Relations, Finalist / CIPR PRide Awards 2015 – Outstanding Consultancy, Finalist
Scottish Business Awards 2015, Best Marketing Campaign, Finalist / Marketing Society Scotland Star Awards 2015 – Sponsorship, Gold / Marketing Society Scotland Star Awards 2015 – Public Relations, Silver
PRCA DARE Awards 2015 – Consumer Relations / CIPR PRide Scotland Awards 2014 – Outstanding Consultancy, Gold
CIPR PRide Scotland Awards 2014 – Consumer, Silver / CIPR PRide Scotland 2014 – Public Sector, Silver / CIPR Excellence Awards 2014 – Outstanding Consultancy
We’re proud of our clients. They’re the people that make us, us. They give us the opportunity to bring our talents to life in new and exciting ways. And the challenges they face make success possible. So it’s not surprising we work harder to make them happy.
“Stripe – Smart, professional & social media savvy.”Brand Manager – Midori
“Stripe in six words? Superb ability. Strong grounding. Holistic service.”Senior Brand Manager, IRN-BRU
“Strategic and creative thinkers delivering results with passion.”Marketing Manager, VELUX
“They just get it. Good ideas, quality results and insightful evaluation.”Head of Media Relations for ScottishPower
We have a saying at Stripe that HAPPY PEOPLE = GREAT WORK = HAPPY CLIENTS.
So how do we keep our people happy? A lively and supportive working environment. One that’s challenging, fun, dynamic, and rewarding, with structured training, coaching and career development plans for all. Which could explain why 100% of staff say they are proud to work for Stripe.
Morna McLellandManaging Director
Creative enthusiast who loves bright colours, bold ideas and laughing at her own jokes.
Chris StevensonManaging Director (London)
Anna RussellDirector of Strategy
Been there, done that, faxed the release. Experienced – old. Inquisitive – nosy. Witty – irritating. Keen communicator – loves to chat.
Darcie TannerDigital Director
A Texan lassie with a dash of punk rock and obsession with animals. Digital media geek by day, digital media geek by night.
Elaine CowanPA to the Board
Lesley MortonHead of Brand Entertainment
Gemma BellAssociate Director
Coffee loving, inversion enthusiast who likes to overthink everything (in a good way).
Alison DownsAssociate Director
Living in daily organised chaos – a creative, glass half full kind of gal. Loves food, fashion and family – preferably all at the same time.
Kate ForsterAssociate Director
Talk, plan, deliver, dance: the key ingredients of my PR career so far. From London to Edinburgh, microprocessors to whisky – been there, sold it in.
Hilary JoinerCreative Director
Nadine ReillySenior Account Director
Creative communicator and enthusiastic scribe. Lover of style who needs to be totally in the know. Dance and sing get up and do my thing.
Sarah StringfellowAccount Director
Former art history geek turned comms pro. Nomad. Karaoke-lover. Magazine and weekend supplement hoarder. Urbanista. Glass half full, always.
Emily PuddephattDigital Strategist
Professional problem solver and thinker of thoughts. Pop culture encyclopedia and collector of hobbies. Likes games, loves winning. The devil’s in the detail.
Shaun BellSenior Account Manager
Perfectionist most likely found flying the flag, wearing a headset or working the dance floor. Infectious laughter and impeccable taste included.
Kirsty GriersonSenior Account Manager
Groomaholic with small Shellac obsession. Resident foodie, gin lover and all round media guru. Hugely organised by day, massive faff by night.
Andrew BoocockSenior Account Manager
Laura MansbridgeSenior Account Manager
Hannah MurraySENIOR DIGITAL ACCOUNT MANAGER
Orla McGowanAccount Manager
Serial Instagramer, lover of books and eater of pasta. Belfast native, trying my hand at all things digital.
Emma PaulAccount Manager
Devoted bookworm, multiple pub quiz champion and lover of mixtapes – bringing puns to press releases since 2012.
Jen WardAccount Manager
Inquisitive question-asker. Former swimmer and Girl Guide. Lover of food. Could have been a professional Nutella-eater.
Alex CrateAccount Manager
Georgia LeaAccount Manager
Ben MarshallAccount Manager
Joe BoyleSenior Account Executive
Proper lad, hufflepuff and synchronised swimming enthusiast.
Yasmin AhmadsENIOR Account Executive
Kara GaughanSenior Account Executive
Ben PhilipAccount Executive
Laura BlythJunior Account Executive
Tatiana AldanaJunior Account Executive
Tara D'AgostinoJunior Account Executive
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