M&C Saatchi hires Whelan for shopper unit

M&C Saatchi Group is to launch a shopper agency and has hired Michelle Whelan, a managing partner at Arc, as the unit's managing director.

Whelan: leads new agency
Whelan: leads new agency

When it launches in September, the as-yet-unnamed shop will work with existing M&C Saatchi clients as well as go after its own business.

Nicky Bullard, the executive creative director at Lida, will oversee the agency’s creative direction.

Lisa Thomas, the M&C Saatchi Group chief executive, said: "Michelle is the perfect person to lead our offer."

Whelan, who has worked at Arc since 2010, will join the company in May.

Topics

Subscribe to Campaign from just £57 per quarter

Includes the weekly magazine and quarterly Campaign IQ, plus unrestricted online access.

SUBSCRIBE

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
Christmas 2016 ads: the best so far
Shares0
Share

1 Christmas 2016 ads: the best so far

Buster the Boxer, Mrs Claus, a doll that comes to life and an adventurous carrot feature in this year's Christmas ads. Campaign rounds up the best ads from the season.

Just published

More