Marjon Bloemkolk joins as the business director from Grey Communications in Amsterdam, where she spent four years as the client services director across BAT, Unilever, GlaxoSmithKline and Procter & Gamble. Her early career includes spells at Publicis, Rothmans International and Endemol Holland. The second hiring is Jason Harrison, who joins as an account director from Ogilvy South Africa, where he has worked since 2001. James Clark also joins as an account director. Clark moves from Nitro in Sydney, where he held an equivalent role managing its Telstra and Australian government accounts.
The WPP-owned below-the-line agency 141 Worldwide has strengthened the account handling team on its British American Tobacco client with three appointments.