Brand & Communications in the Creative Industries

About Us

About Us


If you’re a public institution, a one-(wo)man band or anything in between, we’re happy to work with you.

We can help you better target specific markets through new branding, advertise your latest programme through digital and print design, and get more sales through improved website copy.

If you need help with branding, copywriting, design or an overall marketing plan, let us know.

We also work with trusted associates on projects that involve website development, PPC campaigns and SEO management.


Sophie Skarbek-Borowska DipWSET FRSA

A former writer, editor and studio manager with the FT's How To Spend It, as well as Verso Books and Headline Publishing, Sophie ran her own copywriting business for travel, fashion and arts education. After four years, she moved in-house with the UK’s largest digital marketing agency, iProspect, as editorial manager. Here she commissioned and managed content (editorial and video) for clients such as American Express and British Gas Business.

She graduated from her WSET Diploma in January 2018. 


OLGA Agency helps companies in the arts, education and culture fields to market themselves online and off.

Our founders, Jessica and Sophie, have backgrounds in book publishing, arts management and digital marketing. We’ve been freelancers, in-house team members and team managers, so we understand the workings of organisations small and large.

We work with a team of trusted suppliers in all areas of marketing and creative production to give you the best result for your budget. 

Jessica Templeton Smith MA FRSA

With a background in Modern European languages and the Arts, Jessica began her career at a literary agency, where she worked on books and proposals for Hans Ulrich Obrist, Rem Koolhaas and more. She worked major campaigns for the V&A Museum of Childhood and De Beers Diamond Jewellers, overseeing website copywriting, translation, photography and redesigns, as well as planning and implementing events and targeted social media strategies. As Content & Media director at iProspect (Dentsu Aegis Network), she established a strategic creative team that set client tone of voice, built relationships with digital influencers through outreach, and helped brands to use insights from data tools in their brand publishing strategies.