Wed, 22 May 2013 03:00:42 GMT
Dominic joins BMF from international creative agency VCCP, where he served as Group Managing Director and a joint founder of VCCP Share, a specialist social media agency with clients including Oasis, MoreThan Insurance, Jelly Belly and Unilever Food Solutions.
Dominic brings a wealth of experience from a career spanning some of the industry’s most renowned agencies including nine years at BBH, where he was a Board Director and Head of Account Management in London and he also helped establish the Singapore operation. Dominic also spent four years at HHCL & Partners after beginning his career at Still Price Lintas.
Throughout his career Dominic has worked across many high profile brands including Levi Strauss, Diageo and KFC. Dominic also worked client side as Marketing Director at UK telecommunications company Talk Talk.
BMF Founding Partner and Executive Chairman, Matthew Melhuish, said: “Dominic has a terrific pedigree from some world-class agencies, he brings a wealth of experience, an entrepreneurial spirit, and an integrated approach which makes him a great fit for BMF. Warren Brown and myself both met at BBH London and spent six years and five years there respectively, so it is great to have that background in common with Dom. We’re looking forward to welcoming him to Australia and the BMF family.”
BMF CEO Dominic Stinton said: “In my career I have been fortunate to work at some of the industry’s best agencies and I believe BMF ranks as a world class agency. The fact that it happens to be based in Australia is an added bonus.”
VCCP Partnership Founder and Group CEO, Adrian Coleman, said: "Dominic has been a great asset to VCCP over a number of years. He has driven a new social media agenda for the agency and modernised our thinking. We are sorry to see him leave but wish him well for the exciting challenge he has in Australia."
Dominic is in the process of relocating his family to Australia and will assume the role in the coming months. BMF Founding Partner and Executive Chairman, Matthew Melhuish, will continue to be highly involved at BMF over the interim period.