We are Republic of Media . We’re media people, but we’re not like the rest.


We’re Freethinkers – working with clients to deliver media effectiveness and manage transformation. Born in the digital age, we are the fastest growing media agency in the UK.

From offices in Manchester and Edinburgh we build relationships rather than silos. Our values guide our culture: we are Progressive, Open, Positive, United and Agile.

We are inventors and creators, combining talent and data to produce results. It’s a brave new world and anything’s possible. Liberate yourself.

Meet our team


Our team are our greatest asset. We recruit smart, creative people then we give them the freedom and support to produce transformational results – that’s Freethinking. Our purpose is to find a better way of doing things that’s right for our clients and our staff. Unconstrained by trading deals, and powered by a culture of innovation and agility. We are inventors and creators. We have some of the most experienced strategists, planners and buyers in the country working hands-on with brand owners to make a tangible, commercial difference.

Join the Team
  • Stuart Feather Managing Director - The Freethinking Group
  • Simon Crunden Managing Director - Republic of Media
  • Gill Jarvie Director of Client Services, Edinburgh
  • Charlotte Bell Director of Insight and Strategy
  • Leigh Herbert Director of Client Services, Manchester
  • Simon Watson Head of Digital
  • Hannah Jones Digital Account Director
  • Nick Cross Director - The Freethinking Group
  • Carl Brady Director - The Freethinking Group
  • Hugh MacLaren Financial Director
  • Leasa Doran Broadcast Executive
  • Nickie Wilson Accounts Assistant
  • Claire Mathieson Account Director
  • Jan Cerretti Broadcast Account Director
  • Martin Wilson Account Director
  • Ryan Johnstone Digital Manager
  • Natalie Green Comms Planning Manager
  • Francesca Coia Digital Manager
  • Toby Hutchins Business Director
  • Nathan White Account Manager
  • George Frielick Account Manager
  • Ellie Riley Broadcast Executive
  • Laura Behan Account Director
  • Evelyn Yao Business Intelligence Intern
  • Nathan Burke Business Intelligence Executive
  • Will Pearson Media Executive
  • Jenifer Macfarlan Account Executive
  • Anthony Norris Digital Media Executive
  • Rachael Twigg Media Executive
  • Joseph Lee Digital Media Manager
  • Stephanie Duncan Receptionist / Admin Assistant
  • Justyna Korpala Digital Media Manager
  • Emily Bryson Digital Media Assistant
  • Calum Young Digital Media Apprentice
  • Ellida Shek Management Accountant
  • Hannah Clarke Paid Search Media Trainee
  • Ellie Sandford Junior Business Intelligence Analyst
  • Sophie Bruce Media Assistant
  • Antonia Scrivens Media Assistant
  • William Jackson Broadcast Media Assistant
  • Dionne McComish Media Assistant
  • Ruby Deans Media Trainee
  • Amy Wardle Media Trainee
  • Daniel Ward Account Director

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