Who we are
Sookio is a digital marketing agency in Cambridge, UK. We help our clients communicate with confidence through quality content marketing.
Founded in 2008, we work with clients around the UK and overseas like GOV.UK, Drinkaware, the University of Cambridge and Toshiba Europe, along with a host of businesses in the Cambridge tech cluster.
What we do
Sookio works with agencies and brands who have a problem getting their digital communications just right. We provide cutting-edge content marketing support and training to boost your skills from within.
That means more of your message reaching the right people, and more of your staff able to communicate effectively on the web and social media.
How we do it
Every client we work with has different objectives. We use our cross-sector expertise to set realistic goals and deliver measurable results.
Always keeping up with the latest trends, tools and techniques in digital, we keep your content fresh and exciting, delivering the right message to the right audiences using the right channels.
Sue Keogh, Director
Sue started out in radio, working at independent production company Smooth Operations producing music-based content for BBC Radio 2 and running the BBC country website.
The move to digital complete, she became Project Manager at ITV.com, overseeing the 50+ sites which made up the website for Europe's largest commercial broadcaster.
As an editor on the homepage team for Yahoo! and AOL, and editor on the Magic FM website, Sue juggled fast-moving lifestyle, sport, music and news content.
She founded Sookio in 2008, to offer communications support to businesses across the UK and overseas.
A Fellow of the RSA, Sue regularly shares her expertise as at events and on the radio, for Government Digital Services, and as a Sage Business Expert. In 2017 she was a finalist in the Best Business Women Awards in two categories, Technology and Business Services.
Deepa Mistry, Digital Strategist
Deepa looks after ongoing web and social media content for our clients, juggling blog posts, tweets and Facebook updates with Instagram videos, infographics and Pinterest boards.
She also develops content strategy and reports on activity, keeping a sharp eye on the data to make sure we're getting results for our clients. Out of hours, Deepa makes her own jewellery and runs her own food blog.
Rory Stobo, Chief Copywriter
Rory jumped ship from Spotify to join us as Sookio's prime word putter-togetherer. He specialises in the ancient art of long-form web copy, from blogs to whitepapers to press releases, working with some of our biggest clients, including Downing College and the Internet Watch Foundation.
When he isn't chief copywriting, Rory escapes from the keyboard to appear in performance poetry shows around the UK and geek out with old video games.
Bethany Daniel, Content Manager
Beth came from the world of tech journalism to join us across all elements of digital marketing. From copywriting and blogging to managing social media accounts, Beth works with clients to build a strong and relevant online presence. She looks after Sookio’s own marketing and social media, too!
Outside of work, you’ll find Beth cooking up her favourite Italian dishes, practising her vocals or planning her next travel trip.
Colin Ramsay, Video
We partner with Colin, from Little Dragon Films, for all our video production. He plans, shoots and edits films to create awesome video content for our clients. He is passionate about the art of storytelling and is on a mission to share video with the world.
He has created video content for the Salvation Army, Rosetta Stone, the University of Cambridge, the UN and Bear Grylls. He has a ten year corporate training background including several years out in China.
James Uren, Video
James started out as an ethnographic film editor, cutting three feature documentaries before moving to directing. His work has been accepted by the Cannes Film Festival SFC, and he has won awards in LA and Barcelona. He has produced commercial work for clients including Barclays, Samsung, BT, QVC and MTV.
With a background as a software engineer, James is a keen programmer, working on mobile games, web apps and interactive installations.
Alex Mallinson, Animator
Alex is a chameleonic animator, capable of producing big or small films, working in 2D or 3D and all in a variety of visual styles. With a background in video games and special effects, he brings dynamism to all his work and is especially happy if it involves robots.
That said, it’s all about telling good stories for Alex, who will make sure your message or story is told clearly and beautifully.
Dan Spicer, Social Analyst
Formerly Head of Social Marketing & Community, EMEA at Hootsuite, Dan has a deep understanding of consumer behaviour and the opportunities social media brings for brands.
With plenty of tools at his disposal for social listening across different platforms and forums, he can offer insights into your customers which will shape your digital marketing strategy and help you develop new products.
Nick Welsh, Creative Director
Nick ran his own graphic and web design practice for over twenty years, working alongside content producers, photographers and developers across the digital, corporate and creative industry sectors.
He brings a mix of creativity, strategic planning and attention to detail to each design and video project.
Talk to Nick about music, vintage Italian scooters and British motorcycles. Actually, anything old really.
Craig Lees, Video
Craig is our man in London. A practically driven tech-creative, he has gained valuable experience making over 100 half-hour programmes on the Sky Digital Platform as Series Producer and Director, working with hundreds of corporate clients like HSBC, BP and BAE Systems.
Craig films live events and annual outside broadcasts at Glastonbury, Bestival, NASS and Boardmasters Music Festivals.
Work with us
Are you an agency or a specialist in PR, photography or web development? We'll work alongside you to plug the gap in your service offering and help you pitch for bigger contracts.
Are you someone with razor-sharp skills in digital content, looking to join a fast-growing digital marketing agency? We'd love to hear from you too.
To talk job opportunities or project partnerships, please get in touch.
We're proud to support
The Sookio team offers content support on a voluntary basis to Techfugees, a social enterprise coordinating the international tech community’s response to the needs of refugees.