Rapier is strengthening its creative department with the
appointment of a former Saatchi & Saatchi team.
Nick Schon, an art director, joins Rapier along with Roger Nokes, the
copywriter who created the "I can't believe it's not butter"
Schon, 42, and Nokes, 46, will act as support for Rapier's creative
director, John Townshend, and deputy creative director, Roger Pearce.
Schon's creative highlights include award-winning work for the Joint
The appointments follow the hiring of Deborah James and Chris Lapham, a
young team who previously worked at Alphabet Advertising. Rapier has
also appointed Les Welch, a former Leagas Delaney creative, as head of