We are a full service agency with the ability to deliver integrated marketing and PR campaigns.


With a combined 30 years of marketing experience behind us we know the value of being down to earth and straight talking. We don’t use jargon and buzzwords. We are open, honest and realistic and we can help you pull all the threads of activity together effectively so that you feel comfortable, in control and working towards your objectives.

Situated in the North East of England and British Columbia we have a varied client base of local and international clients. Our structure and size means that all clients receive director level attention at all times.

the partners

Melanie Kendall and Jude Smith manage all strategic direction of client work and are responsible for making things happen on time, budget and with the client's goals at the core of all activity. Both Melanie and Jude have extensive experience of working in business-to-business environments in-house as marketing managers and as external consultants. This experience has led to an excellent understanding of the needs of industrial sector clients in terms of achieving awareness, positioning and providing a platform for sales.


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We take concepts and turn them into something real

We often find that our clients have an idea of what they need but require help with taking an abstract idea and turning it into something real that can be used as the foundation for marketing activity.

This is where we can help.

What others say about us

  • KendallSmith Marketing helped us make our interactive infographic concept a reality. With much ease we were able to create a valuable community resource using the guidance and expertise of their friendly and professional team.
    Jamie Mayes
    Revelstoke Chamber of Commerce
  • KendallSmith Suretank branding
    We couldn't be happier with KendallSmith's approach and the results that have been generated.  The strategic input and guidance provided to Suretank has been a real contributor to our ongoing success.  Their marketing expertise has created numerous measurable initiatives that resulted in immediate benefits for our business.  The ROI has been more than we could ever have hoped for.
  • The Little Cabin Company
    KendallSmith guided us through the development of our company from a marketing perspective.  The process was made simple and encompassed development of the visual look of our brand, creation of our website and media activity. Generating national media coverage was not on our list of expectations but it happened!
    The Little Cabin Company
  • We have used KendallSmith Marketing for a few years now with tremendous results. Always attentive, professional, creative and fast they have managed our press release and blog output not to mention our website marketing in excellent fashion. Wouldn’t hesitate to recommend them to others
    Clondalkin Group