Our Story

At our dynamic Studio, we have an incredible team of passionate print experts, graphic designers, and marketing gurus who are all dedicated to delivering complete and effective solutions to businesses and organisations like yours.

Having been an integral part of the Sutton community for over 30 years, we take immense pride in our long-standing presence here. We deeply value our connection with the local community and are committed to fulfilling our environmental responsibilities with utmost care and enthusiasm.

You won’t miss us! Look out for our eye-catching SM1 Aqua frontage along Carshalton Road, just next to Cafe Nero. However, if you’re unable to visit our studio, worry not! We are more than thrilled to speak with you to discuss your latest and greatest projects.

So, whether it’s revamping your brand identity, creating stunning prints, or crafting top-notch marketing strategies, our team is ready to dive in with unwavering excitement and a positive attitude! Come join us in this creative journey, and let’s make magic happen together!

Meet The Studio Team

We are a team of print, design and marketing professionals with a combined experience of 150 years.

For the past 30 years, SM1 Print Studio has been providing complete and effective solutions to businesses and organisations not only within Sutton but also extending our reach as far as Australia. Our success stems from more than just print; it lies in working with the right people. That’s why we’ve hand-picked knowledgeable experts to form our studio team. Meet the faces behind SM1 Print Studio.

Managing Director

Sam joined the Studio in 2016 from a local print company and has nearly 20 years' experience in the design and print industry. Sam is responsible for key client relationships, project management, and focuses on business development. He is passionate about videography, his favorite book is 'Shantaram,' and he enjoys discovering new routes during his long walks. Sam loves double espressos and is always on the lookout for new podcasts to listen to!

In early 2023, Pauline joined the Studio team after overseeing print requirements for major clients like Superdrug.
Pauline has over two decades of experience in Magazine Publishing and the Print Industry, with a background in graphic design.
As the Client Relationship Manager, her responsibilities include estimating projects and focusing on client relationships.
Beyond her professional life, Pauline is a huge Crystal Palace fan, coaches girls' football, boasts an array of tattoos, and thrives on adrenaline-fueled adventures!

Head of Production

Jay joined the Studio in January 2008 and has over 25 years in the print industry. Jay is responsible for the production and fulfillment of all orders, including file checking and quality control. Jay loves films and is great at quizzes. He loves to cook whilst listening to Metallica.

Production Assistant

Jon started in the Studio on work experience 6 years ago and quickly gained the knowledge to be a full-time member of the team. Jon assists with print finishing, packaging and quality control. Jon is a car fanatic and a keen photographer.

Design & Marketing

Having worked in the industry for over 30 years, Ayshea is now responsible for marketing, social media and digital services within the Studio. Ayshea is studying French and is a huge Formula 1 fan.

Business Development

Anthony provides support with strategy, planning and financial control. He loves music, beer, crisps, sherbet lemons and walking fast…but not all at the same time… usually!