AUCKLAND, Wednesday: PHD agency Spark PR & Activate has promoted Katie Walton to general manager. Walton replaces Dallas Gurney (now the agency’s managing director).
AUCKLAND, Today: creative recruitment specialist Clinton Ulyatt is to leave 3rdeye after four years. M+AD has been unable to reach the man himself, but the agency’s account management/digital marketing specialist Sarah Ritchie this morning confirmed the report.
AUCKLAND, Today: leading CX management technology/market research company MaritzCX has appointed Andrew Crowhurst as its New Zealand country manager – and the first employee in region.
AUCKLAND, Today: After 12 years with Kantar TNS New Zealand, Emma Eichbaum is leaving her position as executive director to accept a role as head of Kantar TNS Thailand.
AUCKLAND, Tuesday: AGM has appointed Amanda Harkness as the new editor of Houses magazine and Chris Barton as the new editor of Architecture New Zealand.
AUCKLAND, Tuesday: MediaWorks has appointed Scott Bibby as general manager within the agency sales team, responsible for TV, radio and digital revenues across a large agency group.
AUCKLAND, Friday: Carat NZ has appointed Hayden Skelton to the role of digital director on some of the agency’s highest profile accounts, including DB Breweries, Holden, and L’Oréal.
HAMILTON, Today: Two newcomers and one “sadly missed” at Waikato’s premium creative advertising agency KingSt.
AUCKLAND, Today: Sky TV has appointed Martin Stewart as its new ceo. He takes up the role on February 21, following John Fellet’s decision to retire at the end of the year.
AUCKLAND, Today: DDB NZ has announced the appointment of Chris Willingham, formerly global business director of Nike at Wieden + Kennedy, to the new role of managing director in Godzone.