Movers: Appointment at McCann Erickson Communications House

Mark Dickinson - The former OMD marketing director, Mark Dickinson, has joined McCann Erickson Communications House as its new-business director.

Dickinson, who will split his time between London and Manchester, is charged with increasing the agency's new-business activity. His career spans 25 years in advertising, including stints at FCB, Leo Burnett, Lowe Howard-Spink, Ogilvy & Mather and, more recently, OMD, where he spent seven years. Sue Little, the chief executive of McCann Erickson Communications House, said: "Mark brings with him a wealth of agency experience coupled with a tremendous track record of generating growth."