“Katie represents a key appointment for us as an agency. Heading up our group marketing she has brought a focus, drive and discipline to our new business and reputational success. I know that her ‘can-do’ mentality and belief in the Leo Burnett brand is absolutely right for her role as managing director. For me there really is no one better for the job.” Paul Lawson, CEO Leo Burnett
We are delighted to announce the appointment of a new management team at our social and mobile division Holler, this follows a global expansion programme within the Leo Burnett Group.
In the UK, Dan Hocking, the operations director, and Paolo Nieddu, the head of planning, have been promoted to managing partner positions.
Holler has also appointed Ben Swindell, the founder of the digital creative agency Blend, to the role of managing partner to complete the UK management line-up.
We announce the appointment of a new management team at our brand activation division, Arc. Michelle Whelan and Ian Thomas have been promoted to Managing Partners, and will work alongside incoming Executive Creative Director Beri Cheetham in the leadership of Arc. The team are charged with realising our Group's considerable creative ambition for the Arc brand as a leader within an increasingly complex marketplace.