Bristol Photographer


Bristol Interiors Photographer Mark Ashbee won this year’s Bristol Media Award for his pure & natural style of photography.

Bristol Media Award Winning Photographer Mark Ashbee. Mark won Bristol Media’s Brand You 2014 Award for Photography in his first year back in Bristol. The Judges commented, “Mark’s entry is clean, crisp & aesthetic throughout. Style consistent throughout each commission. Extremely Professional.”


Bordeaux Quay was full to capacity last night as over 200 people gathered to toast the winners of the second Brand You Awards supported by Cloud9 and Social Heads. We were treated to delicious canapes and drinks and the atmosphere buzzed as Fraser Bradshaw, CEO of Bristol Media, announced the winners in 14 categories across the creative sector including digital, design, animation and social media.

“We’re delighted to see so many people from Bristol’s creative community gathering to celebrate the outstanding work of our staff and freelancers. We received a fantastic response for nominations from the creative community in Bristol and Bath and it was a tough call for the national and regional judging panel to choose the final Highly Commended and Winners. Congratulations to everyone who entered and to all the winners”

Without further ado, here are this year’s winners:

PR, sponsored by the PRCA and presented by Sam Siddorn:

Melissa Kidd, Marketing Support, PamLloyd Food Marketing & PR

Client Services, sponsored by Creative Skillset and presented by Jill Fear

Laura McLeod, Account Director, Bray Leino

Digital, sponsored and presented by Smart Traffic CEO Philip Cheek

Julia Marsh, Founder & Designer, Pixel Folks

Social Media, sponsored and presented by Richard Gore, Director at Gregg Latchams

Harry Laflin, Social Community Manager, Bray Leino

Marketing, sponsored and presented by Frances Kelly of The Agency Collective

Lizzie Everard, Creative Director, Visual Communication

Viral Content sponsored and presented by Lisa-Marie Smith from Forrest Brown

Katy Davis, Freelance Animator & Illustrator

Design, sponsored by FD Works and presented by MD, Jonathan Gaunt

Emma Hopkins, Freelance Creative Designer & Marketing Co-Ordinator

Events & Experiential, sponsored and presented by Kathryn Davis, Head of Tourism, Destination Bristol

Andy Oswin, Managing Director, Bright Event Production & Management

Animation sponsored by Creative Skillset and presented by Miles Bullough of Wildseed Studios:

Katy Davis, Freelance Animator & Illustrator

Photography presented by Liz Gadd of Social Heads:

Mark Ashbee, Mark Ashbee Photography

Games & Apps, sponsored by Steer & Co and presented by Rebecca Steer

Tom Melamed, Product Director, Calvium

Broadcast, sponsored by Creative Skillset and presented by Sarah Joyce

Paul Galloway, Designer and Creator of ‘Bottom Knocker Street’

Print and Publishing, sponsored by Brunel Print and presented by MD John Tugman

India Rabey, Art Director, The Way

Advertising, sponsored by Oakwood and presented by Business Development Director, Lee Morgan

Katy Davis, Freelance Animator & Illustrator

Winners and nominees received a certificate beautifully printed by sponsor Brunel Print and the winners also took home a copy of the Little Book of Winners. If you would like to order a copy of the Little Book of Winners, you can do so from

We are very grateful to all our sponsors without whose generous support the Brand You Awards could not have taken place. Very many thanks to Creative Skillset, Social Heads, FD Works, Smart Traffic, Brunel Print, The Agency Collective, Oakwood, Gregg Latchams, PRCA, Steer & Co, Destination Bristol, Forrest Brown, The Production People and to Paula Kelsey and the team at Cloud9.

Bristol Media Brand You Awards 2014

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