The Search Works promotes Gavin Ailes to deputy managing director

12 June 2008, London, UK – The Search Works, the digital performance marketing company and the UK’s largest search specialist, today announces that it has promoted Gavin Ailes to deputy managing director.

Commenting on his appointment, Gavin said, “I’m looking forward to working with the wider team this year as we take on the challenges of a growing portfolio of accounts and supporting the company's expansion into Europe."

Gavin, previously business director for finance and classified clients, will report into interim MD Chris Simpson. Chris joins the company as cover for MD Stephanie Carr who is on maternity leave. Before his appointment at The Search Works, Chris held management and commercial roles at Probability PLC, Capita and Air Miles.

About The Search Works

Headquartered in London, England, The Search Works is a digital performance marketing company and the UK’s leading search engine marketing specialist. Founded in 1999, the company provides pan-European digital and search marketing campaigns using TSW Searchware 4 technology and the unparalleled knowledge and expertise of its client services team, enabling clients to achieve higher online visibility whilst measuring and maximising returns from online marketing spend. The Search Works continues to build on its success of the past nine years to deliver considered and highly-targeted search marketing solution services, first rate customer service and technological expertise on behalf of its broad range of blue chip clients including Asda, Debenhams, easyJet, Estee Lauder, Eurostar, First Choice, Interflora and The Carphone Warehouse.

In the latest New Media Age Marketing Services Guide, The Search Works was named as the UK’s top search marketing agency with a turnover of £88.62m, over £10m more than it two closest rivals combined.

For further information, please contact:

Andy Nankervis
Firefly Communications
+44 (0)20 7386 1554

Published on: 12:00AM on 12th June 2008