Hill+Knowlton Strategies (H+K), one of the world’s leading public relations firms continues to invest in its innovation and creative agenda with several senior hires and promotions.
Eleanor Sullivan, Managing Director of Creative Strategy, is promoted to lead London’s Innovation + Creative Hub (I+C Hub).
- Alex Silcox, Managing Director of Creative Services, is promoted to Chief Client Officer, ensuring creativity is at the heart of all client programmes.
- Ross Hopcraft is promoted to Managing Director of the Studio.
- Bryn Tweedale joins in the newly created role of Head of Digital Planning and Optimisation, adding another specialism. Tweedale spent seven years at Havas Media, where he worked across the group on paid search, SEO, performance display, CRO, affiliate marketing and dynamic creative optimisation.
- These appointments follow Ruby Quince joining as Creative Director, and the promotion of Claire Holden to Chief Innovation Officer and Helen Wood to Head of Content + Publishing in 2020.
One of ten globally, the I+C Hub brings together creative, content, media, data and digital specialists with behavioural scientists into one cohesive team. They work across the agency’s enviable list of clients and support new business, driving creativity, innovation and growth across H+K.
Turning insights and strategy into smart creative ideas, they partner with H+K’s design + production Studio, who bring these ideas to life through creative campaigns.
Simon Whitehead, CEO of H+K London, commented: “At H+K we put ‘applied creativity’ at the heart of everything we do, encouraging the development of brilliant ideas from every person and every team. I am so excited to bring these teams further into the centre of H+K and to strengthen them by making these appointments, which reinforce our commitment to delivering clever and creative campaigns for all of our clients.”
As the creative community at H+K continues to grow, the I+C Hub has two open roles for mid-level creatives. Interested candidates can find out more here.
About Hill+Knowlton Strategies
Hill+Knowlton Strategies, Inc. is an international communications consultancy, providing services to local, multinational and global clients. H+K has over 80 offices in more than 40 markets, as well as an extensive associate network, delivering award winning campaigns to clients across all sectors and disciplines and with a focus on continued innovation for the industry. Recent innovations include Flight School +, a crisis communications training and simulation tool, Better Impact™, a new approach to citizenship and sustainability consultancy, and H+K Smarter™, a behavioural science unit. Headquartered in New York, the firm is part of WPP, one of the world’s largest communications services groups.