Movers & Groovers
Lick Creative, part of The Delta Group, the international visual communications specialist, has announced the expansion of three roles within the senior management team.
Group Creative Director James Hale, will take a consultancy lead across the group and Jo Wilby, Creative Director, will now lead creative strategy at the agency. Lick has also promoted Group Account Director Mark Sibborn to Client Services Director. [more…]
Halfords has appointed the Jill McDonald, the UK boss of fast-food chain McDonald’s, as the new chief executive of the cars part and bicycles retailer.
She will take over the position from Matt Davies, who has been poached by Tesco to head the supermarket’s UK operations.
Ms McDonald currently holds the position of UK chief executive and president for the fast-food giant’s North West Europe division, where she oversees about 3,300 outlets with more than 200,000 staff across seven countries.
mcm creative group has strengthened its senior team with two new appointments. The Hammersmith-based agency has hired Karen Evans as Client Director, while Brendan McCaul joins as Creative Services Director.
Archant has announced the appointment of Will Hattam as Chief Marketing Officer, to lead the company’s overall marketing strategy and evolution, including its continued digital development.
Will has been at Archant for over three years, with 18 years of experience in the publishing industry, and was previously Managing Director of Archant Lifestyle and Archant London.
Reinforces Rakuten’s Investment in its Marketing Services Business and Commitment to International Growth
Rakuten Marketing today announced the appointment of Tony Zito to Chief Executive Officer, overseeing its business in the Americas, Europe and Australia. The news comes at a significant time for Rakuten Marketing, which has quickly become one of @RakutenMKTG_UK Rakuten’s fastest-growing businesses outside of Japan.
— Rakuten Marketing UK (@RakutenMKTG_UK) March 5, 2015
Ad viewability co Meetrics has hired the Financial Times' Steven Canfield - further testament to the increasing interest in the ad viewability issue, and follows their 7-figure financing round and MRC accreditation.