Mattie Yaco has returned to AKQA as director of production, based in the DC studio and will oversee the entire project management department. Mattie will report directly to Rachel Barek, general manager and will join the leadership team.
Mattie has over 10 years of extensive digital experience as a client partner, and team leader envisioning, delivering, and managing new to market digital products, services, digital platforms and multi-channel marketing. Her versatile experience provides unique insight into consumer needs, market opportunities and organisational success strategies.
Rachel Barek said: “We are overjoyed to welcome Mattie back to AKQA as director of production. Her unwavering passion and commitment for great work is infectious. As AKQA DC continues to win new opportunities and expand our existing remits, Mattie and entire project management department will partner with clients to deliver impactful work.”
On her appointment, Mattie said: “AKQA’s deeply inspiring values have shaped me throughout my career; I am thrilled to be back. I am committed to being a champion for our thoughtful teams and our forward-thinking clients to create meaningful experiences that people love.”