About Us

Purple Sprout is a creative communications agency based in Staffordshire. Our skillset includes marketing and PR, corporate branding, creative design, digital marketing, website design and social media management.

Our background in the print and media industry has seen us publish the highly successful lifestyle magazine Staffordshire Living and Midlands in Business magazine.


Craig Rushton

Managing director

Cheryl Osborne

Accounts manager

Mandy Machin

Communications manager

Yasmin O'Neill

Social media executive

Kirsty James

Content creator

Tash Nicholson

Art director
Chez B Round

Cheryl Basford

Graphic designer
Amy round

Amy Clarke

Artwork co-ordinator
Chrissie Round

Chrissie Woodward

Sales executive
Darren Round

Darren Brownsword

Sales executive

David Mellenchip

Sales director
Mandy Round

Mandy Peach

Sales executive
Nancy Round

Nancy Emery

Taylor Round

Tayler Nuttall

Graphic designer

Staffordshire Living

Staffordshire Living magazine is a bi-monthly glossy lifestyle publication delivering the latest and greatest news and features on both a regional and national scale. Each edition we aim to bring you inspiring editorial whether you are looking for the latest fashion to hit stores, to test the new beauty craze, finding advice on decorating your interiors, tasty seasonal recipes, inspiration for your next holiday destination or current theatre shows. Every edition of Staffordshire Living has its own significant supplement relating to the time of year – Wedding, Education, Alfresco, Gardening, Days Out and Christmas. It’s the only lifestyle magazine you’ll need in Staffordshire.


Midlands in Business

Midlands In Business is the number one website for local and regional business news across the Midlands, publishing a range of up-to-the-minute content to an engaged, executive and loyal audience. Midlands in Business provides an online platform for organisations seeking access to the key business decision makers across the region. The Midlands in Business magazine is published quarterly, with the latest news, features, interviews and profiles from the property, finance, professional services and communications industries. It is the essential news source for all leading and emerging businesses in the Midlands.

Purple Sprout is a registered member of the Public Relations Consultants Association (PRCA).
Founded in 1969, the PRCA is the professional body that represents UK PR consultancies, in-house communications teams, PR freelancers and individuals.
All PRCA members are bound by a professional charter and codes of conduct. The Association also works for the greater benefit of the industry, sharing best practice and lobbying on the industry’s behalf.