Top food and drink influencers
There are not many things we love more at Represent than food and drink! We are experienced in delivering PR & Digital communications campaigns for some amazing food, drink and hospitality clients.
Our work with HIT Scotland, Simpsons Malt and Scotland’s Larder Live! at the Royal Highland Show means we know a thing or two about the organisations, journalists and influencers that your food and drink business should be engaging with.
So, if you’re involved in the world of food and drink, here’s some of the top food and drink influencers you should know about.
Dubbed the “Edinburgh Foodie”, Ailidh Forlan runs the successful Plate Expectations Instagram and Twitter accounts. Marketing manager by day and food blogger by night, Ailidh has amassed a following of over 10,000 foodies on Instagram thanks to her mouth-watering photography of some of Scotland’s most delectable food and drink.
Sean Murphy is editor of the Scotsman Food and Drink website and is particularly passionate about all things drinks-related. As well as regularly posting articles on the Scotsman Food and Drink, Sean recently published his first book ‘Gin Galore’, which explores the stories behind some of Scotland’s best gins.
Claire Jessiman AKA Foodie Quine hails from Aberdeenshire and shares her food and travel adventures across her very popular blog and social media platforms. Claire is a farmer’s daughter and has a passion for local and seasonal ingredients, sharing recipes and Scottish food and drink adventures to her thousands of followers.
Boys Eat Scotland
Donnie and Raymond, the guys behind Boys Eat Scotland and Your Scottish Tour, are always out and about sharing the very best of the best that Scotland’s eateries have to offer. From hidden gems to some of Scotland’s favourite dining experiences, Boys Eat Scotland are making it their mission to eat, drink and play like a local.
If whisky is your thing, then whisky consultant and author Blair Bowman is your go-to man. Blair founded World Whisky Day in 2012 and is author of the bestselling book Pocket Guide to Whisky: featuring the WhiskyTubeMap. You’ll regularly catch him at events sharing his passion with the world.
Each of these food and drink influencers are passionate about the industry and have built up a following who are equally as passionate about food and drink.
If you’re thinking about working with influencers and have a brand that might appeal to these influencers, it’s definitely worth getting in touch.