VCCP Health has further strengthened its client service team with the appointment of Sarah Verhoeff as Business Director. Sarah has over 20 years’ of experience in advertising, with a specialisation in the healthcare sector. Originally focused on the strategic alignment of professional and patient communications, Sarah has worked across dozens of therapy areas, via all […]
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Independent brand agency, Design by Structure (Structure) has announced the appointments of Olly Chubb to the role of Strategy Director and Fara Darvill to the role of Growth Director this month. Chubb brings 15 years of experience to the agency, having led the strategy and a team at Portland, oversaw cultural insight at Mother, and […]
Damien Le Castrec, Strategy Director at Droga5, where he has worked for the past two and a half years, has been promoted to Head of Strategy to broaden and accelerate the agency’s strategic offering. The move comes as Droga5 embarks on the next stage of its growth plan – for which it will need to […]
Teespring, the social commerce platform which empowers independent creators to design and sell their own products, has today announced ex-Nike Senior brand director Les Green as VP Marketing. Les, a seasoned marketer who has spent 18 years focused on internationally-renowned household names including Nike, Timberland, Nissan and Powerade, will use his expertise to continue the […]
Organisations coming out of COVID-19 not only have commercial ground to make up but also a new world order to get used to. Louise Findlay-Wilson, MD of Energy PR shares five impactful ways communications can help with this.
Operationally, a business coming out of COVID-19 is not going to be the same as the one that went into it. The way the company works may well have changed. There may be staff working from home, workers who’ve been furloughed who need bringing back into the fold, or roles may have been redefined. In […]
Scottish specialist social media agency Hydrogen has appointed Darren Forsyth to its senior team as Creative Director to meet increasing client demand. Darren, who joins from OLIVER agency, brings with him over 16 years of experience as a design team leader. Having worked with one of the largest agencies in the UK and delivered work […]
Melissa Robertson, the former founder of Now, has joined Dark Horses, the sports creative agency backed by the founders of Lucky Generals, as its first CEO. She will report into Andy Nairn, who is Chairman of Dark Horses as well as a founder of Lucky Generals. She will have a significant equity stake in the business. […]
James Lancaster – Brand Experience Lead, Lysol, RB
Starting out in the creative industries, you dream of the busy agency life. You envisage being surrounded with like-minded peers, led by quirky and ferociously inspiring creative directors in a vibrant city quarter. More London’s buzzing Clerkenwell than Schiphol’s corporate business center. In 2011, I was cutting my teeth in Clerkenwell at Design Bridge, working with […]
Independent global media advisor, MediaSense, announces three senior additions, joining from Accenture to its Client and Business Operations teams. Aparna Potdar joins as Head of Operations, Nicola Poynter joins as Head of Products and Julian Smith joins as Business Director. Potdar, Poynter and Smith all have extensive media advisory, media analytics and operational management experience […]
Aussie expat freelance creatives David Simons and Gooch Richards have launched #FrontlineToTheFrontRow
...to thank frontline workers for their hard work during COVID-19. The social-led campaign, which asks fans to nominate frontline workers for front row seats, has been live across the Super Rugby competition in NZ since June.
Says Simons: “Frontline to the Front Row kicked-off with the Auckland Blues, who were big fans of the idea from the start. Once we had them on-board, the Highlanders, Hurricanes and Chiefs were quick to follow.” But the campaign almost didn’t happen. Says Richards: “We initially pitched the idea to the English Premier League via […]