Havas North America
Fri, 17 Jan 2014 10:21:37 GMT
Havas EHS has appointed Steven Bennett-Day to the position of Executive Creative Director, London. Previously Draftfcb’s European Digital Creative Director, Bennett-Day will be responsible for further enhancing the agency’s capability by driving creative and digital innovation. Following a number of significant wins at the end of 2013, Bennett-Day’s appointment highlights Havas EHS’s ongoing commitment to deepening its pool of top-level talent to meet its aggressive growth plans.
With over 20 years of experience leading creative, digital and technology agencies, Bennett-Day brings a wealth of knowledge and insight to the Havas EHS role. As European Creative Director at Draftfcb he was responsible for developing the digital offering of the agency, winning and leading accounts such as Coca-Cola Europe, Biersdorf, Ebay and Valspar. Prior to this, he worked at Skive Group where he won and developed the Carlsberg account and as the digital partner for Innocent creating its most talked about campaigns. Bennett-day’s other work includes a swathe of well-known brands including Nivea, Hyundai, Dunhill, Aviva, Nestle and L’Oreal.
With this unique skill-set of creative, digital and technology experience, Steven will further bolster Havas EHS’s FULCRM proposition – the unique strategic approach which unifies creative, data and digital to create seamless integrated campaigns for clients and engaging experiences for consumers.
Matt Fanshawe, Global Brand Director & Group COO of Havas EHS UK, comments: “Our priority at Havas EHS is to create and deliver data-inspired ideas for the digital world so we are really pleased to have Steven join us on this tremendous journey. Having Steven on board will play a key role in helping to transform the agency’s creativity and move our unique FULCRM proposition forward. It’s an exciting time for Havas EHS with huge growth and some big wins under our belt. This hire reflects that success as well as our commitment to investing in the best industry talent available.”
Steven Bennett-Day, Executive Creative Director at Havas EHS, added: “Havas EHS is an agency with an unquestionably brilliant experience and understanding in data. Their desire to mix this rare skill with creativity and the potential of emerging technology makes it not only the perfect fit for me, but the most exciting challenge. Their success last year is the start of something I’m really excited to be a part of.”view more - Hires, Wins & BusinessHavas North America, Fri, 17 Jan 2014 10:21:37 GMT