The ‘no nonsense’ creative agency.

We bring it all together. We are a creative agency specialising in marketing strategy, branding, film and design. We all sit in a nice big room so we all work together. This means you get all the best brains all of the time.  It’s a flat structure. No nonsense. We pride ourselves on our fresh eye catching creativity. We have sound principles, sound thinking and sound common sense.

Martin Laking
Account Director & Partner

With 37 years experience in advertising and marketing. Martin is a senior member of the account management team with responsibilities for key agency clients.

He has worked on above and below the line campaigns for clients such as Weight Watchers, Ikea and London Stock Exchange.

Stuart McHarrie
Creative Director & Partner

A graduate of St. Martins School of Art and Design, Stuart has spent 32 years in advertising. 

At Smart Soho he’s worked on above and below the line campaigns for Clear Channel, Ikea, Grosvenor and Knight Frank as well many other clients. Stuart is overall charge of the creative department, overseeing all aspects of our creative output.

Will Burnett
Design Director & Partner

A graduate of Camberwell School of Art and Design. Will has spent 17 years in advertising. 

Will takes creative lead on above and below the line campaigns for London Stock Exchange, Jones Lang LaSalle and The Crown Estate. He heads up the Smart Soho design team and oversees all design aspects for print, digital and branding.

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