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Moovers & Groovers: CarKeys.co.uk adds to its executive team

by Assistant Editor on May 27, 2016

CarKeys.co.uk has announced the expansion of its senior team, as Chris Smith becomes Head of Carkeys.co.uk and Sean Harris joins the team as Commercial Operations [more…]

Movers and Groovers : OLIVER Group poaches Havas’ head of innovation Olaye as group chief technology officer

by James on May 19, 2016

OLIVER Group has poached Havas London’s head of technology and innovation. Michael Olaye will play a pivotal role at DARE to harness the power of its digital offer. As well as this, Olaye will spearhead strategic technical planning for OLIVER Group UK overall as part of its ambitious growth strategy.

Olaye’s remit covers innovation, technology and new business development. He will join the agency in June and will report in to Brian Cooper, chief creative officer for OLIVER Group UK, and Leigh Thomas, CEO DARE.

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Movers and Groovers : Bauer Media appoints new commercial marketing director

Movers and Groovers : Bauer Media appoints new commercial marketing director

by James on May 19, 2016

Bauer Media has announced this week that Liz Martin will be joining the advertising team as Commercial Marketing Director, working across its multi-platform portfolio of influential media brands.

Liz will be responsible for developing the commercial marketing strategy, using her extensive content, research and product knowledge to bring to life its brands and audiences. Currently Publisher on Bauer Media’s music, film and maturity markets, she has been instrumental in recent innovations such as the launch of Empire Live – a three-day immersive movie and entertainment event.

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Movers and Groovers : Momentum creative director joins Toucan

Movers and Groovers : Momentum creative director joins Toucan

by James on May 5, 2016

Independent agency Toucan has appointed Kevin Frost, formerly Group Creative Director at Momentum London. Frost has over 25 years experience within network and boutique agencies including Arc/Leo Burnett, FCB, LoweOpen and most recently Momentum London.

He was one of the founding partners of MullenLowe Open (formerly LoweOpen) where he was responsible for building the creative department and winning new clients such as Morrisons and SC Johnson. Within his time at FCB he established and built the shopper proposition across the Beiersdorf business within the UK and Northern Europe, along with launching the new look Lloyds Pharmacy European network and roll out.

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Movers and Groovers : Future Thinking has appointed Adele Gritten as their new Director of Key Accounts.

by Will Corry on April 27, 2016

“Challenge” agency Future Thinking has appointed Adele Gritten as their new Director of Key Accounts.

Adele’s appointment will see her take responsibility of key account management for the group, with an initial responsibility of reviewing the existing structure, to ultimately help maximise the commercial value of the agency’s client relationships.

Adele joins the company from Lieberman Research Worldwide where she was Vice President, Managing Director. Prior to Lieberman she was UK Commercial Director at YouGov plc.

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Movers and Groovers : Morar gears up for future with new management line up

Movers and Groovers : Morar gears up for future with new management line up

by James on March 30, 2016

Morar, the research and insight consultancy, has today unveiled its new-look senior team.

Morar has grown by 150% since joining the Next15 Group in December 2014. Now 25-strong, the company was founded a decade ago by two former Interbrand consultants, Roger Perowne and Alistair Cunningham, and acquired by Next15 in late 2014.

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Movers and Groovers : Revlon has hired former Colgate-Palmolive executive Fabian T. Garcia

Movers and Groovers : Revlon has hired former Colgate-Palmolive executive Fabian T. Garcia

by Will Corry on March 28, 2016

Revlon is getting a makeover after announcing it has hired former Colgate-Palmolive executive Fabian T. Garcia as its new president and chief executive.

Revlon has been on the hunt for a new boss after Lorenzo Delpani revealed last month he would be stepping down for personal reasons.

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Movers and Groovers : Omobono bolsters senior team, with six new hires

Movers and Groovers : Omobono bolsters senior team, with six new hires

by Will Corry on March 26, 2016

Omobono has taken on six new hires, building on the agency’s continued success and rapid international expansion.

Omobono has seen a 20% YOY growth with overseas sales now accounting for over 60% of total turnover; this is thanks to new business wins and the launching of its first London office at the end of 2015.

This was the second opening for Omobono in 2015, following its first US office in the heart of Chicago’s business district, demonstrating the agency’s growth into new territories and ambitions to meet the demands that businesses have for digital marketing.

The agency has also expanded its offices in Cambridge, enabling more people to be in the same place so they can work collaboratively in a creative environment.

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Movers and Groovers : RadiumOne appointments boost programmatic expansion in Nordics

by Will Corry on March 26, 2016

Global programmatic business RadiumOne continues its expansion in the Nordics with two senior executive appointments.

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Movers and Groovers : Ebiquity’s digital transformation continues with the arrival of Tim Hussain as UK Head of Digital

by Will Corry on March 6, 2016

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