Metia appoints Stephen Waddington as UK managing director

Metia appoints Stephen Waddington as UK managing director

Metia Group, the international digital marketing agency, has appointed Stephen Waddington as UK managing director. Stephen will be responsible for leading a team of 60 people, managing the development and delivery of content marketing, social media, lead generation and communications campaigns. In the past two years the agency has delivered campaigns in 88 countries in […]

GroupM’s Candice Odhams to join Wavemaker as Managing Director

GroupM’s Candice Odhams to join Wavemaker as Managing Director

Wavemaker has announced that Candice Odhams will join the London office as Managing Director from November 5th. Her role at Wavemaker will be focused on leading & supporting the agency’s clients through ongoing digital and data transformation. Candice joins from GroupM, where she has worked for over 5 years, most recently in the role of […]

ADARA appoints Curtis Nishijima as EMEA Managing Director

ADARA appoints Curtis Nishijima as EMEA Managing Director

ADARA, the data solution for travel brands, has hired former Amnet Global COO and Mediacom Global Client Consulting Partner, Curtis Nishijima to the newly-created role of Managing Director, EMEA. Nishijima will be responsible for setting the vision, market development, and operational requirements across ADARA EMEA, with business conducted across UK and Ireland, France-Benelux, DACH, Nordics, […]

The Specialist Works Appoints New Managing Director Following Management Buyout

The Specialist Works Appoints New Managing Director Following Management Buyout

Independent international media agency The Specialist Works has appointed Tim Neligan as Managing Director to lead the next stage of growth following the recent management buyout led by CEO Martin Woolley and COO Parry Jones. Neligan, most recently Commercial Director APAC & EMEA at Publicis Media’s investment arm APX, will help The Specialist Works develop […]

OMD UK promotes Laura Fenton to Managing Director

OMD UK promotes Laura Fenton to Managing Director

OMD UK is delighted to announce the promotion of Laura Fenton to Managing Director of OMD UK. Laura takes up the position, having joined the agency as a graduate in 2004, spending three years up to 2014 as the Client Services Director at OMG’s branded content agency, Drum. During this time, she has led a […]

MWWPR promotes Rebecca Blinston-Jones to UK Managing Director

MWWPR promotes Rebecca Blinston-Jones to UK Managing Director

MWWPR, one of the world’s leading independent PR agencies, announced the promotion of Rebecca Blinston-Jones into the role of UK Managing Director. For the last four years, Blinston-Jones served as Deputy Managing Director, helping launch MWWPR in London following its 2013 acquisition of Parys Communications. Blinston-Jones is taking the helm at an impressive time of […]

Greg White Promoted to Managing Director of ENVY Advertising

Greg White Promoted to Managing Director of ENVY Advertising

Executive Producer Greg White has been promoted to Managing Director at ENVY Advertising. Originally joining ENVY Advertising as EP in February last year, Greg will work alongside owner and CEO Dave Cadle to continue to grow and build on the success and quality of the broadcast and commercial services at ENVY. Greg comments: “We have […]

Stephen Forth joins AKQA Auckland as Managing Director

Stephen Forth joins AKQA Auckland as Managing Director

Stephen Forth joins AKQA’s Auckland studio, where he takes on the responsibility of General Manager, building client relationships and developing the studio culture. Stephen has more than 18 years of experience in the digital industry. Prior to joining AKQA, he held managing director and managing partner roles leading digital efforts to drive brand strategy on […]

Y&R London appoints Sunshine’s Katie Lee as Managing Director

Y&R London appoints Sunshine’s Katie Lee as Managing Director

Y&R London has appointed Katie Lee, currently MD at Sunshine, as its new managing director to bring further experience and dynamism to the business. The appointment is the first major management hiring by Paul Lawson since he joined as CEO in October last year. In her new role Katie will sit on the Exec Management […]