Newly launched consultancy TwentyFirstCenturyBrand expands leadership team

Newly launched consultancy TwentyFirstCenturyBrand expands leadership team

Branding and marketing consultancy TwentyFirstCenturyBrand (21CB) announced the appointment of Jen Randle as the company’s first Partner since launching in early November. Randle brings with her nearly 20 years of strategy, design-thinking and marketing experience across consultancy and client-side, as well as an MBA from Columbia University. Randle started her career at Jumpstart, a national […]

MAGNET Global Network taps Melissa Lentz as first Chief Executive Officer

MAGNET Global Network taps Melissa Lentz as first Chief Executive Officer

Melissa A. Lentz has been named to the newly created position of Chief Executive Officer of the MAGNET Global Network – the Marketing & Advertising Global Network of leading independent advertising agencies. MAGNET is comprised of 40 member agencies that collectively serve more than 800 clients and bill nearly $3 billion annually from offices in […]

180 Kingsday ramps up team with 15 new hires

180 Kingsday ramps up team with 15 new hires

Creative agency 180 Kingsday announced that following a series of new business wins and growth on existing clients, they have expanded their team with 15 new hires, seven of which are for the creative department. The hires reflect the agency’s recent appointment as global UEFA Champions League partner for LAYS Pepsico and picking up global projects for […]

Starcom’s Jodie Stranger Promoted to Global Chief Client Officer

Starcom’s Jodie Stranger Promoted to Global Chief Client Officer

Starcom, the human experience agency, announced the promotion of Jodie Stranger to Global Chief Client Officer, with immediate effect. She will report directly to John Sheehy, Starcom’s Global Brand President, and continue to sit in the UK. In her new role, Stranger will be responsible for the commercial growth of Starcom’s global clients including FCA, […]

iProspect appoint Heidi Kenyon-Smith as Group Head of Clients in Manchester

iProspect appoint Heidi Kenyon-Smith as Group Head of Clients in Manchester

Business Performance agency iProspect, have promoted Heidi Kenyon-Smith to Group Head of Clients for their Manchester operation. Heidi joins from fellow Dentsu Aegis Network agency Carat where she had been Client Director since 2015, delivering industry leading results for large retail clients. Heidi’s promotion is testament to the strength and depth of talent in the […]

Creative agency Fold7 appoints Michelle Hickey as Head of Production

Creative agency Fold7 appoints Michelle Hickey as Head of Production

Creative advertising agency Fold7 announced the appointment of Michelle Hickey as Head of Production. Michelle will lead Fold7’s film, video and content production department, reporting into Ryan Newey, founder and Chief Creative Officer. With this new appointment, Fold7 aims to continue driving the evolution of the production department. Michelle will be accountable for supporting and […]

RAPP UK hires Planning Academy winner – Diamond Abdulrahim

RAPP UK hires Planning Academy winner – Diamond Abdulrahim

Following some fierce competition from agencies across London, RAPP UK is delighted to announce that the winner of 2018’s Daniel Marks Planning Academy, Diamond Abdulrahim has joined the agency as a Junior Strategist. She was awarded the ‘Strategic Star’ winner last month after blowing the judges away with her winning idea on how to position […]

COPA90 hires Miranda Nagalingam from Comic Relief to engage high profile talent across its platforms

COPA90 hires Miranda Nagalingam from Comic Relief to engage high profile talent across its platforms

COPA90 has hired Miranda Nagalingam from Comic Relief as its new head of talent relations. Nagalingam’s brief is to bring in a diverse range of high profile guests across all COPA90 channels, as well as building on the vibrant mix of in-house talent and influencers associated with the brand, including Poet and Vuj. She will […]

Mindshare’s Adam Fulford to join Proximity London as chief strategy officer

Mindshare’s Adam Fulford to join Proximity London as chief strategy officer

After an international search, Proximity London has named Adam Fulford as its new chief strategy officer (CSO). Joining from Mindshare, Fulford will report directly into CEO, Gabrielle Ludzker. A proven strategist and leader, Fulford brings a wealth of experience to his new role, having worked both client-side and across all key agency sectors including digital, […]