AN INTEGRATED CREATIVE COMMUNICATIONS AGENCY DELIVERING BRAND, SOCIAL, PR AND DIGITAL

Insight and strategy drive our offering. Through planning, creative concepts, on and offline campaign mechanics, delivery and reporting, all our work is ambitious, has clear focus and measurable results. Delivered with passion, enthusiasm, and integrity, Stripe is all you need.

OUR SERVICES

WHAT WE DO

COMMS, BRAND & DIGITAL STRATEGY

Applying fresh insight and focused thinking: research and insight gathering, strategic communications planning, message and tone of voice development.

PR

The nuts and bolts of accountability: proactive media engagement, dedicated press office, creative consumer and B2B brand PR, corporate reputation management, CSR and issues management.

SOCIAL MEDIA

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.

INFLUENCER RELATIONS

Getting trend-setters and decision-makers to buy into 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.

SPONSORSHIP & EVENTS

Bringing your message to life in the real world: event design, experiential concepts and ideation, management, sponsorship sourcing and activation, campaign implementation and paid promotion activities.

EMPLOYEE ENGAGEMENT

Unlocking internal advocacy: identification and mapping, tailored messaging, internal events, ambassador programmes, employee engagement, toolkits, briefing packs, newsletters and training.

MEASURING SUCCESS

Performance evaluation and measurement: establishing KPI and measurement frameworks, reporting and providing insight through qualitative and quantitative analysis.

64
Cups of coffee consumed (a day)
28
Stars & Stripes recruited
59
Awards won
100%
People happy to work at Stripe
1083
Songs on the Stripe playlist
1 in 3
Addicted to Instagram
Our Work
All
THE MTV Europe Music Awards – Bringing the global to local

THE MTV Europe Music Awards – Bringing the global to local

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Carrier Bag Commitment – Creating behavioural change

Carrier Bag Commitment – Creating behavioural change

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Festival of Museums – Targeting Families

Festival of Museums – Targeting Families

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SAFETY FIRST – MAKING SAFETY RESONATE WITH MOTORBIKERS

SAFETY FIRST – MAKING SAFETY RESONATE WITH MOTORBIKERS

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Ledaig – Reaching whisky connoisseurs

Ledaig – Reaching whisky connoisseurs

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Drink Drive Legislation Change Campaign

Drink Drive Legislation Change Campaign

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Deanston – An artisan social strategy

Deanston – An artisan social strategy

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2017 - 2018

AWARDS

OUR CLIENTS

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.

SAY HELLO TO OUR TEAM

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.

Juliet Simpson

Juliet Simpson

CEO
Should have been in the circus – ringleader, lion tamer, tight rope walker, juggler, organ grinder and occasional clown.
Morna McLelland

Morna McLelland

Managing Director | Scotland
Creative enthusiast who loves bright colours, bold ideas and laughing at her own jokes.
Chris Stevenson

Chris Stevenson

Managing Director | London
Ideas junky, ruthless pursuer of creativity, delivering brave work and results that matter for clients. Dad, French bulldog owner, sleep depleted but loving life.
Jenny Ingram

Jenny Ingram

Director
Passionate and ambitious. Loving and eating some of the best brands in Scotland. Food fanatic & magazine addict.
Gemma Bell

Gemma Bell

Planning Director
Coffee loving, inversion enthusiast who likes to overthink everything (in a good way).
Katharine Ware

Katharine Ware

Director
Cat loving, shopaholic with a sunny disposition and a passion for process. If she’s not at her desk, you’ll probably find her at Barry’s (bootcamp that is!).
Hilary Joiner

Hilary Joiner

Creative Director
Organiser of chaotic thought. Lepidopterist of the abstract butterfly. Cat herder extraordinaire. Outdoorsy, art lover with an unhealthy pinterest habit
Sarah Ellis

Sarah Ellis

Board PA
Aussie born and bred, traded the sunshine for the rain, and loving it! Process and to-do list driven. Life revolves around the three V’s – Vintage, Vegemite and Vino.
Emily Puddephatt

Emily Puddephatt

Head of Digital Strategy
Professional problem solver and thinker of thoughts. Pop culture encyclopedia and collector of hobbies. Likes games, loves winning. The devil’s in the detail.
 Samantha Wetherald

Samantha Wetherald

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR
Passionate about making brands famous. A sunshine seeker and daydreamer. Born and bred Yorkshire girl but London stole her heart.
Nadine Reilly

Nadine Reilly

Senior 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.
Kirsty Grierson

Kirsty Grierson

Senior Account Director
Groomaholic with small Shellac obsession. Resident foodie, gin lover and all round media guru. Hugely organised by day, massive faff by night.
Shaun Bell

Shaun Bell

Senior Account Director
Perfectionist most likely found flying the flag, wearing a headset or working the dance floor. Infectious laughter and impeccable taste included.
Samantha Crawford

Samantha Crawford

Senior Account Director
Globetrotter with eight years’ experience working for agencies in London, Sydney, and Dubai. A qualified yoga instructor, when not hard at work, you’ll find Sam on a yoga mat.
Adele Thomson

Adele Thomson

Senior Account Director
Hungry for new ideas. I like hearing stories and telling good ones too. They say I laugh too loudly but what’s wrong with that?
Andrew Boocock

Andrew Boocock

Senior Account Director
Guitar-slinging sheep farmer’s son. Relationship builder, strategic thinker and believer in the power of a good story. Mascot-for-hire.
Jen Ward

Jen Ward

Account Director
Inquisitive question-asker. Former swimmer and Girl Guide. Lover of food. Could have been a professional Nutella-eater.
ALEX CRATE

ALEX CRATE

Account Director
A Geordie – no translator needed. Love eating, sport and creative writing. I’ll forever be a grafter.
Gabriella Cantelo

Gabriella Cantelo

DIGITAL ACCOUNT DIRECTOR

Passionate about transforming brands on social with data-fueled creativity. Appreciates a good pun and self-proclaimed ‘cool mum’.

Andy Humphreys

Andy Humphreys

Campaigns Account Director
Rugby loving country boy and Cocker Spaniel owner. Passionate about great insights and strong strategy.
Kara Gaughan

Kara Gaughan

Account Director

An Edinburgh gal, navigating life as a Scot in the big smoke. Obsessed with lists, processes, and cafe patron.

Hannah Murray

Hannah Murray

Senior Content Producer
Scottish ex-London living digital marketer. Passionate about driving results through innovative ideas. Will run more 10Ks when I drink less prosecco.
Gary Coventry Coyle

Gary Coventry Coyle

COMMERCIAL FINANCE MANAGER
Rainbow unicorn enthusiast and lover of musical theatre. Strong believer that accountancy is a creative career. Extols the virtues of Mary Poppins – practically perfect in every way… spitspot!
Jordan Pollock

Jordan Pollock

Digital Designer
Keen traveller and film fanatic. Constantly thinking about all things colourful and creative. Living each day with a little bit more sass.
Tom Hallam

Tom Hallam

Account Manager
Thoroughly Lancastrian, passionate about proper planning and a full-time penguin enthusiast.
 Heather Peebles

Heather Peebles

Account Manager
Professional perfectionist with a nose for news and an eye for a picture. Fair weather golfer, social skier, and occasional yogi with a penchant for all things animal print and immaculate nails.
Niamh Jenkinson

Niamh Jenkinson

Account Manager
A logical creative thinker, chocolate enthusiast with an Irish passport, English postcode. Appreciates a good pun and all things Ryan Gosling.
It’s pronounced N-E-V-E!
DANI MONTGOMERY

DANI MONTGOMERY

DIGITAL CONTENT MANAGER
Lover of innovative social and thumb-stopping content. Found in a slogan tee, listening to a murder podcast.
Nader Ghahreman

Nader Ghahreman

Digital Account Manager
Always seeking out innovative social media and influencer campaigns. Spend my free time looking for new places to travel and claiming that I’ll run a half marathon (but never getting around to it!).
Ally Ebdon

Ally Ebdon

Digital Content Manager
Serial hobbyist currently hydroponic gardening and pole dancing. Lover of anything sunshine yellow. Forever chasing the “wow!”.
Rosie Kearns

Rosie Kearns

Account Manager
Celeb obsessed, shopping addict with a passion for PR and Manchester United (for my sins). Life motto; Spice up your life!
Megan Cunningham

Megan Cunningham

Account Manager
Former fashion stylist with a passion for all things creative. Ex-US living chatterbox with an addiction to Instagram, glossy magazines and coffee. Ambitious, risk taker, dream maker.
Ainsley Piggott

Ainsley Piggott

Account Manager
Ambitious, outgoing and overly organised gal who is forever labelled as ‘the Monica’ of the group. Out of office hours I’m a prosecco drinker with a worrying addiction to Real Housewives and a gym regime that always “starts on Monday”…
Fraser Clark

Fraser Clark

Account Manager
Edinburgh lad, storyteller with a passion for all things sport. Most likely found hacking his way round the golf course or secretly watching Love Island.
Liam McNamara

Liam McNamara

Senior Account Executive
South East Londoner, from the mean streets of Greenwich. Lover of sport, gaming and the pub. Has developed a strange obsession with to-do lists.
Hayley Gibson

Hayley Gibson

Senior Account Executive
Former Dubai expat with a Diet Coke addiction and a passion for all things PR. Slightly obsessed with BTS, motivated by organisation and always writing to-do lists.
Henry Lawes

Henry Lawes

Account Executive
Moderately musical, PR  minded maverick. Essex boy with his heart in London. Moreover, a stone cold puppy lover.
 Lyndsey Taylor-Whitelaw

Lyndsey Taylor-Whitelaw

Account Executive
A passionate and enthusiastic chatterbox who always does her research. Loses hours scrolling Instagram and never leaves home without her camera and lipstick.
Alyce McTigue

Alyce McTigue

Account Executive
Resident of the seaside, lover of the city and to-do lists. Travel enthusiast, dog lover and huge ice-cream fan actively trying not to wear black every day.
Karen Morgan

Karen Morgan

Digital Account Executive
Scottish gal living the London life. Social Media and influencer obsessed. Always motivated and organised. Expert in finding designer fashion in charity shops.
Johannes haider

Johannes haider

Digital Account Executive
Traded the Sound of Music for the Big Smoke. Social Media geek. Obsessed with data. Love a good spreadsheet. Early 2000s pop lives on my phone. Happiest during Pumpkin Spice Latte season.
Zoe Dunnett

Zoe Dunnett

Account Executive
Professional brainstormer and previous stylist with a passion for everything design and fashion. Constantly scrolling in search of the next big thing and hopeful future Bake-Off winner.
Izzy Stiven

Izzy Stiven

Account Executive
Local Leither with a soft spot for an Instagrammable brunch and a creative idea. Friday night gin aficionado, Monday morning storyteller.
Kirsty Woods

Kirsty Woods

Junior Account Executive
Rescuer of dogs, cracker of jokes and a self-professed walking talking IMDB. Creative minded and always full of ideas. Spends large quantities of the day reciting musical numbers in front of the mirror.
Naomi Penn

Naomi Penn

Junior Account Executive
Greater-Londoner who likes metal and musicals. Cat lover and collector of stolen pint glasses. Driven by innovation and completing to-do lists.
Emily Wilson

Emily Wilson

Junior Account Executive
Friendly neighbourhood Canadian, living out her Harry Potter dreams in Scotland. Pun generator with a love for quirky Instagram captions and tweets.
Sinead Donnelly

Sinead Donnelly

Junior Account Executive
Bubbly, enthusiastic Galway girl. Lover of fashion, food and funny Instagram captions. A perfectionist who’s often found between a 10 to-do lists and a baby Guinness.
Arran Wilson

Arran Wilson

Junior Digital Executive
Hard working and ambitious both inside and out of work. Enjoy watching and playing most sports and will never say no to a night in the pub.
Kari Livingston

Kari Livingston

Receptionist
From the South to the North and often mistaken as an Aussie. Any excuse to throw a party. Wishful horticulturist. Always up for new challenge.

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Drop us a line at hello@stripecommunications.com

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Are you Stripey? We’re always interested to hear from talented, creative and hard-working individuals who are interested in joining our family here at Stripe. Send your wonderful CV to talent@stripecommunications.com