Dentsu Aegis Network announces acquisition of New Zealand-based Davanti into Isobar Group

Dentsu Aegis Network announces acquisition of New Zealand-based Davanti into Isobar Group

Dentsu Aegis Network (DAN) has announced the acquisition of Davanti Consulting Ltd (Davanti), a New Zealand-based technology and business consultancy into Isobar Group. The acquisition follows the recent rebranding of Little Giant as Isobar New Zealand, signalling a clear focus on accelerated growth across the region. Established in 2007, Davanti is a market-leading digital transformation […]

AnalogFolk boosts service innovation credentials with appointment of Michelle Watson

AnalogFolk boosts service innovation credentials with appointment of Michelle Watson

Global digital creative agency AnalogFolk has appointed experienced service designer Michelle Watson as Executive Director of Customer Experience. In her new position, Watson will be responsible for expanding the company’s efforts in helping brands to improve the way they serve their customers. Building on growing client needs across Nando’s, Scotch and Soda, Blink and Nike,  […]

The IPM and Ingenuity partner to launch IPM Agency Referrals: Powered by Ingenuity

The IPM and Ingenuity partner to launch IPM Agency Referrals: Powered by Ingenuity

The IPM, the UK’s trade body for promotional marketing and brand activation, and new business consultancy Ingenuity announced the launch of IPM Agency Referrals: Powered by Ingenuity, bringing agency recommendations to the IPM’s member base for the first time. The new service will give IPM members access to exclusive brand owner briefs that fall within their […]

VCCP launches customer insight hub VCCP Ignite, producing transformational business strategy

VCCP launches customer insight hub VCCP Ignite, producing transformational business strategy

As traditional consultancies continue to snap up marketing agencies, VCCP is challenging convention by swimming in the other direction and has launched VCCP Ignite which offers distinct advantages over traditional business consultancies. VCCP Ignite is founded on the belief that the best business strategy starts and finishes with a forensic understanding of consumer behaviour. Sophie […]

George P. Johnson refocuses agency to deliver against growth

George P. Johnson refocuses agency to deliver against growth

Bankside-based agency George P. Johnson (GPJ) has taken the bold and forward-looking step to bring together its brand experience specialists from Project Management, Digital, Technical Production and Live Event Production into one truly integrated team. Fran Elliott has joined to lead the charge – as the agency’s first Head of Integrated Production. Previously UK Leadership […]

Designer and innovator, Karen Welman – who co-founded design agency Pearlfisher – has passed away

Designer and innovator, Karen Welman – who co-founded design agency Pearlfisher – has passed away

Karen Welman – who co-founded design agency, Pearlfisher – passed away on Monday 24th June aged 59, following a heart attack, whilst on holiday in Greece with family and friends. Karen first met husband-to-be and future co-founding Partner of Pearlfisher, Jonathan Ford, when, fresh out of their respective design colleges, the pair worked for Michael […]