Maher Bird Associates has strengthened its staff following recent account wins, recruiting the creative team of Sarah Pilkington, former creative group head at Clark, McKay & Walpole, and David Read, a former creative head at Proximity. Paul Vallois has been recruited from Baber Smith as business development director.
Confident brand safety will not be an issue on its platform, Reddit is branching out to the UK in a bid to serve its second biggest market.
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Confusion over the twin functions of digital advertising could lead marketers into flawed decision making, especially when ads used to signpost customer journeys are treated as if they can generate demand.
Every Friday afternoon, I look at the key stories of the week, offering my thoughts on what they mean for you and the industry. This week, it is all about brand strategy – from Tesco’s master brand approach to OS’s aim to boost mental availability. Here is my take.