Vizeum Manchester appoints Managing Director
6 July 2016:
Vizeum Manchester has appointed a Managing Director to deliver its aspirational growth targets.
Martin Tingle will join the Dentsu Aegis Network owned agency in August 2016 from Specific Media/VIANT UK, where he previously held the position of Vice President – UK Sales. Reporting into Elliot Muscant, Managing Director of Dentsu Aegis Network North, Martin’s appointment reflects the agency’s focus on raising its profile in the region and accelerating business growth.
Vizeum launched in Manchester in 2013 and has since enjoyed consistent success, across a variety of sectors including retail and financial services. Martin will be supported by the existing Vizeum leadership team of Group Business Director Angie Elsey, responsible for day-to-day operations and the development of client relationships, and Business Directors Lee-Anne Salisbury and Sara Humphries.
Commenting on his appointment, Martin said:“It’s a really exciting time to join Vizeum’s management team as they enter their 4th year of continued growth. With the backing of Dentsu Aegis Network and the vast array of associated products and services we can offer over and above media planning, I am looking forward to helping Vizeum Manchester continue to deliver outstanding business performance for clients in an incredibly dynamic market.”
Elliot Muscant, Managing Partner, Dentsu Aegis Network North, said: “Over the past 18 years Martin has developed a well-deserved reputation as a highly commercial industry leader, combining a sophisticated appreciation for the digital economy with a common sense approach to delivering true business value. His appointment will accelerate Vizeum’s growth, and further underlines Dentsu Aegis Network North’s status as the pre-eminent media operation outside of London.”