M&C Saatchi Group has appointed Sophie Price to the newly created role of head of integrated strategy.
role is rooted in Bohemia and will serve to leverage Price's unique
skill set, born from her time leading strategy for both creative and
One of Australia's most experienced and awarded planners, Price joined the Group in 2017 as head of group strategy.
Her unique brand and connection planning capabilities, combined with
strong planning and creative relationships, has resulted in some of
Australia's most famous and effective campaigns in recent years. Her
work has won multiple Cannes Lions and Grand Prix awards from the
Australian Effies and the Media Federation of Australia. The
Communications Council also selected Price to chair the prestigious IPA
Campaign Planning course for the past two years.
Says Justin Graham, chief strategy officer: "Sophie's impact on our
business has been immediate. She plays a key role with our clients while
developing new thinking internally helping us to produce more
integrated ideas, faster.
"She pushes everyone to better marry content and context leading to ideas with a modern shape."
Brett Dawson, CEO of Bohemia: "We have a super exciting plan and it's
great to be able to realise it with someone as talented as Sophie. She
is the best in the business. Our clients, partner creative agencies and
all Bohemians will be beneficiaries of this appointment."
Price: "I'm excited by the opportunity to create a world-class offering
that truly integrates media and creative thinking. Our product focuses
on how media and data can shape modern ideas to drive greater relevance,
rather than thinking about media simply as a delivery system.
"This would be a big cultural shift for most media agencies, but Bohemia is already primed to think in this way."