Ringwood Publishing Limited is a company incorporated under the Companies Acts and registered in Scotland with company number SC482600.

Ringwood  has a board of seven directors and is owned by 15 shareholders.


Chief Executive Officer Sandy Jamieson, OBE: Previously Assistant Director (Children and Families) with Strathclyde Regional Council, then Chief Executive with Includem. He is also an author of six books.

Chief Administrative Officer Isobel Freeman: After gaining a PhD in social sciences, Isobel had a successful career as a Senior Manager in Research, Information and Service in Scottish Social Work, before becoming a Consultant with a major Social Services IT provider. She has many years experience of editing both non-fiction and fiction material, and served Ringwood for many years as Chief Editor.

Managing Director  This post is temporarily vacant and will be advertised soon

Assistant Managing Director George Alexander: George has a MA Hons degree in Literary Studies and a BA Hons degree in English Literature and Creative Writing. He is currently finishing off  a Master of Literature and Publishing Studies from Stirling University

Operations Manager Dave Webster: After an active career in public utilities and local government, Dave took early retirement to focus on his interests of hill walking, geology, and volunteering. His responsibilities include the Ringwood E-Book division.

Submissions Manager Kevin McGowan: Kevin is a published short story writer and holds an MLitt in Creative Writing. He has been with Ringwood since March 2019.

Communications Manager Kaitlyn Henry: Kaitlyn is currently a MLitt Publishing Studies student at the University of Stirling, having previously studied English at the University of Aberdeen. She has been with Ringwood since January 2020

Marketing Officer  Rebecca Pollock: Rebecca has an Honours Degree in English Literature and is currently completing an MSc in Marketing from the University of Strathclyde

Cover Designer  Nicola Campbell: Nicola has a BA(hons) degree in Digital Design  from the University of the West of Scotland

Chief Proofreader   Adam Scott

Board of Directors

Lynsey Smith, chair

Isobel Freeman

Sandy Jamieson

Jo Kelly

Margaret McInnes

Marie-Claire Jones

John Donnelly


Ringwood has taken on a number of interns who contribute considerable skills like Reading, Proofreading, Editing, Copyediting, Design, Promotion and Marketing in order to gain valuable experience of the publishing industry.  Our current interns include   Zoë King,  Anna Jones, Rachel Imrie, Ruth McQueeney, Hannah Lee, Courtney Smith, Rowan Groat,  Olivia Simpson, Katie McCune, Tasmin Briers and Sian McCluskey

Anyone considering becoming an intern with Ringwood should consult the separate Interns Page on this website, and if still interested in such a position, send a CV, details of relevant experience, and availability to mail@ringwoodpublishing.com

Regrettably, internships with Ringwood Publishing are unpaid.