Purple Panda Media is a small and passionate design studio based in Cawdor and Inverness. When it comes to creating stylish and functional design, we are the experts. We believe in the power of strong relationships to build unique digital products.

The Scottish Highlands may be our home, but we provide services around the globe, in the “digital age” location shouldn’t be a barrier. We’re skilled, versatile and ready to get our hands dirty.

Our portfolio includes a selection of websites, posters, flyers and logos which we have created for many satisfied clients.

But enough about us, we’d like to hear all about you! If you’d like to talk with Purple Panda Media about your online business, we’re all ears and full of great ideas for your next step on the web. We might love digital communication, but we’re comfortable using the good old telephone too.


Alastair Miller

Director / Senior Designer

Alastair has over 11 years experience working in the design industry (Who would have guessed he’s that old?) and founded PPM in 2012. Alastair can sometimes be found jet setting across the North of Scotland teaching all things digital in his role as a Digital Adviser for Tuminds and Highlands & Islands Enterprise (HIE).

Favourite Font: Helvetica, yes very cliche
Favourite Movie: Room on the Broom
Favourite Time: 06:41

Harry Berry


Harry is our closet nerd and development wizard. Harry’s been with the team for over two years but prefers the city lights of Glasgow so works with us remotely.

Favourite Language: Binary
Favourite Haunt: The o2 ABC
Favourite Drink: Monster

Elyas Shamaan

Junior Designer

Elyas is a young yet accomplished designer with flair for both technical and decorative illustration and can regularly be found knee deep in manga.

Favourite Comic: Bleach, by Tite Kubo
Favourite Band: Fall Out Boy
Favourite Illustrator: Dan Luvisi

Emma Campbell

Content Management

With a degree in English Literature, Emma is perfect for writing creative content for our clients for social media and blogs.

Favourite Book: George’s Marvelous Medicine
Favourite Place: The Fairy Pools in Skye
Favourite Tipple: Gin Tung Ting Oolong Tea by teapigs

Gary the Panda

Company Mascot

Gary’s been stuck with Alastair since day 1, poor Gary. He’s often mistaken for Alastair, poor Gary. Gary feels that he doesn’t get the recognition that he deserves, poor Gary. He’s a trooper though.

Favourite Food: Bamboo, duh.
Favourite Hobby: Sleeping
Favourite Literature: A Brief History of Time, by Stephen Hawking


Are you a hungry, motivated hero looking for a new exciting job in design? Do you pride yourself on your technical excellence? Can you tell your Helvetica Neue 45 Light from your Helvetica Neue 35 Thin? Can you balance six teacakes on your head?

We know the value of real digital talent, whether your thing is responsive web design, online marketing or digital illustration.

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