About Us

Welcome to our publishing house, based in Malton, North Yorkshire. Established in 2007, we are focussed on combining local insight with creative excellence. Our goal is to offer a range of services that make your brand stand out and truly connect with your audience.

We specialise in advertising and design solutions tailored for small and medium sized businesses. Whilst we work with businesses across a range of sectors, we understand the distinct challenges that smaller businesses face, and we are proud to have helped hundreds make their mark over the past 17 years.

Meet the Team



Marianne, founded Moonriver Publishing in 2007 after spending several years in the publishing industry and many more before that in scientific research. She loves a challenge and finds immense joy in seeing a business flourish as a direct result of our efforts. Whether it’s advertising in the Handy Mags, creating a new website or printing leaflets, nothing pleases her more than knowing our work contributes to our clients’ success.



Nicky has been part of the team since 2008, taking on various roles and now knows the business inside out! In addition to managing all things operational, she primarily oversees community news in the Handy Mags. Nicky is also our copywriting guru, able to create engaging content from minimal information for any and every customer.



Tom, joined the Moonriver team in 2024, from his previous role as an online brand manager. With a creative mindset, he brings both enthusiasm and experience, along with a genuine flair for delivering impactful graphic and website designs.