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8 Million Stories

Expert digital storytelling and marketing.

8 Million Stories
15 Queen Street
0131 20 20 360

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The, award winning, 8 Million Stories team has lead some of the some of the most complex, international digital marketing campaigns for the kind of globally-renowned brands that'll knock your socks off – including BBC, Glenfiddich, Conde Nast Group, Farfetch, Blackcircles, Universal Music and Standard Life.

With offices in London and Edinburgh, 8 Million Stories are a performance driven, content and digital marketing agency focused on delivering a clear ROI for clients. The core team have large network agency backgrounds and are experts in a wide range of digital disciplines, namely Content Marketing, Digital Strategy, SEO, Social and Paid Media.

This creative bunch first came together in 2013 and is led by Lyndsay Menzies (a lover of hot cross buns and former CEO of bigmouthmedia) and Managing Director Robin Richmond (who brings 10 years of experience, some serious Travel and Gaming skills and a mean game of poker to the table).

Home to pioneers of cross digital strategy like Pam Reichhartinger-Lawlor, award winning bloggers and social whizzes like Simon Heyes, 8MS has some really fascinating tales to tell! And in 2015, they recognised for outstanding performance by winning the overall Grand Prix prize at the Performance Marketing Awards.

Bringing a unique approach to the digital marketing table, 8MS knows how to help create campaigns and business strategies that will help you stand out in a noisy marketplace.

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Simon Heyes

Social media mastery

Currently head of Social Media at 8 Million Stories and has more than 12 years' of experience under his belt. What's more, Simon's got social and strategising skill to share.

Simon has exceptional experience within the industry having led digital strategies for brands such as Starwood Hotels, Burts Bees and Skype. He's also been in an international role since 2008, making him the ideal guy to help you get to grips with a strategy spanning several markets.

Pam Reichhartinger-Lawlor

Cross digital pioneering

As the Head of Client Services, Pam has an exceptional ability to see to the heart of a client's individual needs. She's got 10 years of experience and has overseen largest international digital marketing campaigns around.

Working with brands like British Airways, BBC and Tesco Direct, Pam has put her longstanding SEO skills to good use. Now, she specialises in helping businesses develop and refine digital and content strategies that make a difference.

Michael Jarrett

Passionate SEO expertise

Michael - also know as MJ - is passionate when it comes to SEO and with over seven years in the business, he's been instrumental in the success of hundreds of campaigns.

His roster of clients - past and present - includes a wide range of brands including British Airways, IKEA, Conde Nast, BBC and Glenfiddich. He always gives campaigns his all and specialising in making sure SEO is seamlessly linked into an overall marketing strategy.

Jesper Harbers

Paid Media Guru

A Dutch national who moved to the UK to pursue his digital marketing dreams, Jesper has spent the last six years fulfilling them.

Specialising in PPC and Paid Social campaigns, he's headed up campaigns with exciting large brand clients like, BBC, Country Attire and Glenfiddich and always happy to chat through the ins and outs of paid strategies.

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