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
  • Leigh Herbert Director of Client Services, Manchester
  • Simon Watson Head of Digital
  • Dean Mckinney Finance Director - Republic of Media
  • Deborah Mackay Account Director
  • Hannah Jones Digital Account Director
  • Nick Cross Director - The Freethinking Group
  • Carl Brady Director - The Freethinking Group
  • Hugh MacLaren Finance Director - The Freethinking Group
  • Leasa Doran AV Executive
  • Nickie Wilson Accounts Manager
  • Claire Mathieson Account Director
  • Jan Cerretti AV Account Director
  • Graeme Sneddon Credit Controller
  • Martin Wilson Account Director
  • Ryan Johnstone Digital Account Director
  • Natalie Green Account Director
  • Aiguste Mockute Account Manager
  • Francesca Coia Digital Manager
  • Toby Hutchins Business Director
  • George Frielick Account Director
  • Ellie Riley AV Manager
  • Laura Behan Deputy Head of AV
  • Will Pearson Comms Planning Manager
  • Anthony Norris Digital Media Manager
  • Stephanie Duncan Office Manager
  • Justyna Korpala Digital Media Account Director
  • Emily Bryson Digital Media Executive
  • Matthew Palfreyman Digital Media Executive
  • Lily McCarthy Comms Planning Trainee
  • Oonagh Rusling Account Manager
  • William Jackson AV Executive
  • Dionne McComish Media Executive
  • Anya Subberwal Digital Media Manager
  • Ruby Deans Media Executive
  • Amy Wardle Media Executive
  • Katie Bunting Digital Media Manager
  • Simona Todorova Digital Media Trainee
  • Megan Kearns Media Trainee
  • Sean Cannon Account Executive
  • Anna Tully Comms Planning Trainee
  • Peter Rancati Digital Media Trainee
  • Hollie Cope Digital Media Trainee
  • Callum Whitten Digital Media Trainee
  • Georgia Traylor Media Executive
  • Naomi Hancock Management Accountant
  • Ainsley Hart Account Manager
  • Brittany Flood Comms Planning Trainee
  • Gabrielle Morin Comms Planning Trainee
  • James Lynch AV Executive

You have seen all our team members.
Like what you see?

Join the team