IPA elects new members - 8th December 2005
At its quarterly council meeting (8th December 2005), the IPA elected seven new agencies into membership. New member agencies include integrated communications, digital agencies, recruitment advertising, and integrated advertising and marketing communications specialist agencies.
The new members are:
Cavendish Media Ltd
Good Technology Ltd
The Propaganda Agency Ltd
This takes the current number of IPA member agencies to 247. View a full list of all IPA member agencies .
141 Worldwide : This is an integrated agency, based in London. Established in 1992, 141 Worldwide is part of the WPP Group. They have 113 employees and Steve Harding is the Managing Director.
Agency.com : This is a full service interactive agency based in London. They have 127 employees and David Eastman is the Managing Director. Established in 1995, Agency.com is part of the TBWA\ network. Their top clients include British Airways, BT, Dulux, John Lewis and Ladbrokes.
Cavendish Media Ltd : This is a recruitment advertising agency based in London. Established in 2000, they have 12 employees. Alan Oliver and Linda Collier are the founding partners, and John Lawrence is the Senior Account Manager. Their clients include Stagecoach, Exel, Wolseley UK, Everest and Moorfield Hospital.
Good Technology Ltd : This is a full service digital agency based in London. Established in 1994, they currently have 60 employees. Xanthe Arvanitakis is the managing Director, Marc Giusti is the Creative Director, Almira Mohammed is the New Business Director, Tim Seddon is the Production Director and Daniel Strawson is the Technical Director. Their top clients include Audi, British Airways, Canon, ITV and Premier Travel Inn.
RMG Connect : This is an integrated agency based in London, with 115 employees. Established in 1991, the agency evolved into its’ present guise in 2004. Jonathan Harman is the CEO and Trefor Thomas is the Chief Creative Officer. Their clilents include HSBC, Vodafone, Shell, Mercedes Benz and B&Q.
The Propaganda Agency Ltd : This is an integrated advertising and marketing communications agency based in Leeds. The agency formed, into its current state, in 1992 and has 89 employees. Julian Kynaston is the CEO, Mike Phillipson is the Managing Director, Steve Dixon is the Executive Creative Director and Kirsty Smith is the Planning Director. Their top clients include GHD, Fox’s Biscuits, Braun UK, Butterkist and The Car People.
Wheel Ltd : This is a digital communications agency based in London, established in 1987, with 86 employees. Philip Hunt is the CEO, Ewen Sturgeon is the Managing Director, Chris Clarke is the Creative Director, Laurent Ezekiel is the Client Services Director, Mark Stephens is the Chief Technical Director, and Caroline McGuckian is the Marketing and Media Director. Their top five clients include BT, Marks and Spencer, Unilever, InBev and Tourism Ireland.
Note to editors:
The IPA is the industry body and professional institute for UK advertising, media and marketing communications agencies. It was established in 1917 as a servicing body and to negotiate on behalf of its members with media bodies, government departments and unions. Its 247 corporate members represent the major part of the advertising agency business, handling advertising with an estimated value of some £13,000 million per year (over 80 per cent of advertising placed by agencies) on behalf of their client companies and organisations nationwide. (note this figure is based on 2005 Advertising Statistics Yearbook figures and excludes classified and television production costs).
For further information:
John Oldfield, Membership Director tel: 01845 597878
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Last updated 26/02/2008