Orbit Communications adds four staff after client wins
Ariadna Roca Beroy, Laura Burton, Anwen Dobson and Andrew White (pic: contributed)
A Scottish communications agency has added four members of staff to its roster on the back of recent client wins. Orbit Communications, based in Edinburgh, provides an integrated PR, public affairs, digital and design offering.
Heading up the agency’s digital and design offering is new creative director, Andrew White, an experienced brand and marketing strategist. Andrew has worked in senior positions in some of Scotland’s leading creative agencies, working with a variety of FTSE companies.
Bringing a broad range of skills and experience across a variety of sectors including tourism, food and drink, housing and technology, the other new team members are Ariadna Roca Beroy – Account Executive; Laura Burton – Junior Designer; and Anwen Dobson – Account Manager.
Commenting, Mr White said: “The opportunity to join Orbit Communications was one I could not turn down. Having so many complementary services under one roof is unique for an agency. The opportunity to have this talent available in my role as creative director is a very exciting prospect and I am excited to be able to add to this.
“I believe the skills and experience I bring can benefit existing clients and be part of a compelling offer for new clients as we expand into other sectors and grow the business. “
Alex Orr, managing director of Orbit Communications, said: “With these new appointments, including Andrew as our new highly experienced creative director, we’ve been able to bring significant new strength and depth to our existing team. As our growing client list shows, it’s an offer that is proving highly attractive in the marketplace and bodes well for the company’s continued future expansion.”
New staff biographies
Andrew White – Creative Director
Andrew is an experienced brand and marketing strategist who has worked with a variety of FTSE companies over the last 15 years. Key strengths are strategic marketing, stakeholder engagement and brand creation. He has worked in senior positions for some of Scotland’s leading creative agencies. Andrew is a board director at his local golf club in Longniddry and a member of The Royal Company of Merchants of the City of Edinburgh.
Anwen Dobson – Account Manager
Anwen is a marketing and PR professional with 13 years’ experience across a wide-range of sectors. These include media, retail, non-profit and hospitality and she also brings considerable experience in branding and event management.
Ariadna Roca Beroy – Account Executive
After finishing her degree in communications, advertising and PR, Ariadna worked in-house in a variety of roles where she developed a PR, marketing and social media skill-set. Originally from Barcelona, she recently completed her Masters degree in political communication.
Laura Burton – Junior Designer
After completing her graphic design degree at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, Laura has experience in print and digital design. She has worked with a wide range of clients, from the finance and charity sector to the hospitality industry. Since graduating, she has gained a qualification in digital marketing and is now developing her web design skills.
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