Tomalin to head up Emap Advertising's Emap2

LONDON - Emap Advertising has announced the appointment of Rob Tomalin as head of its cross-media department Emap2, replacing Carrie Barker who announced her departure to become managing director of Emap Australia in October.

Reporting directly into Marcus Rich, Emap Advertising managing director, Tomalin will establish strategic partnerships with clients and media agencies in order to further Emap2's client offering.

Tomalin joined Emap Advertising in 2002 to set up a new-business team and was later made cross media group account director.

Prior to joining Emap, he worked in media sales for 12 years, including time spent at ITV working with sales houses TSMS and MAS.

Emap2 works with clients such as Xbox, Sony Ericsson and Ford Fiesta.

Rich said: "[Rob's] success at fully integrating strategic planning into Emap2's creative process means that he is ideally suited to take Emap2 forward into what will no doubt be another award winning year for the team."

Tomalin said: "Having been part of the launch team of Emap2 in February 2006, it is a great opportunity to lead the team forward in 2007 and beyond. We are dedicated to understanding agencies business needs and working with them to deliver the best solutions for their clients."

Barker's departure to Emap Australia left the role of magazine sales director at Emap Advertising vacant until the company promoted digital sales director Jason Trout to fill it.


Get 12 weeks for just £12

Includes weekly and quarterly print issues, plus unrestricted online access.


Looking for a new job?

Get the latest creative jobs in advertising, media, marketing and digital delivered directly to your inbox each day.

Create an Alert Now
Hoverboards and Journey Buddies: the future of TfL's customer experience?

1 Hoverboards and Journey Buddies: the future of TfL's customer experience?

Marketers across a range of sectors, from charities to banking, came together to conjure up some ideas for the way the future of Transport for London's customer experience might look under their stewardship. Moshe Braun, business director at customer experience consultancy WAE, which hosted the event, examines the results.

Just published