How retailers are inspiring a new generation of DIY enthusiasts

By Joe Wood, Strategy Director, Spark Foundry

How retailers are inspiring a new generation of DIY enthusiasts

Since late March, lockdown has prompted people into a state of domestic introspection. We have each, to one degree or another, been forced to take a good hard look at our own homes. Indeed, according to YouGov, after groceries, DIY is the category in which most people have spent more on since lockdown. With this […]

Spark Foundry UK Bolsters Senior Team By Hiring Marcos Angelides As New Chief Innovation Officer

Spark Foundry UK Bolsters Senior Team By Hiring Marcos Angelides As New Chief Innovation Officer

Spark Foundry, the Publicis Media agency that brings heat to brands, has announced today the hire of Marcos Angelides as its new UK Chief Innovation Officer and Head of Strategy, starting on Monday 23rd March. Angelides’ new tenure will be to ‘supercharge’ the role of strategy and innovation to unlock growth for clients. He will […]

Publicis Media UK Integrates Blue 449 Into Spark Foundry

Agency will be led by Lindsay Turner

Publicis Media UK Integrates Blue 449 Into Spark Foundry

Publicis Media UK today announced that it will merge two of its agency brands – Blue 449 and Spark Foundry – to create one powerhouse proposition in the UK from the beginning of 2020. This follows a global consolidation earlier this year. Strengthened by the synergies of culture and entrepreneurial spirit that both agencies share, […]

Spark Foundry creates pop-up podcast mini-series: Her Hustle to celebrate International Women’s Day

Spark Foundry creates pop-up podcast mini-series: Her Hustle to celebrate International Women’s Day

Spark Foundry announced a pop-up podcast mini-series to celebrate International Women’s Day – Her Hustle. The mini-series was created in keeping with this year’s International Women’s Day theme, #BalanceForBetter, by talking to five influential women about their side hustles and how they manage to balance this with other parts of their lives, whether it be […]

Spark Foundry Elevates Chris Boothe To Global Brand President Role

Spark Foundry Elevates Chris Boothe To Global Brand President Role

Spark Foundry announced the appointment of Chris Boothe to the role of Global Brand President effective immediately. Boothe, who currently serves as CEO of Spark Foundry USA, will focus on further scaling Spark Foundry’s unique brand proposition across 60 global offices in 35 countries. As Global Brand President, Boothe will be responsible for driving growth […]