Leading digital marketing agency Five by Five has made two senior appointments this week as part of the company's expansion programme which includes the recent launch of a London office.

Kirsty Weston, recently a Client Partner at LBi UK, has been appointed to run the new London office. And Laura Colin joins from digital agency Skive, where she was new business director with responsibility for building client relationships.

Steve Sponder, Managing Director of Five by Five says, "We are really pleased to welcome Laura and Kirsty to the Five by Five team. Both have excellent experience and a first class track record in the digital arena."

Sponder adds, "We work in a very fast moving landscape where we need to meet the challenges of brands and to deliver outstanding marketing solutions, innovation and client understanding. As we develop our business by opening a London office, and by winning new clients such as Activision, we need to raise our game along with our size, Laura and Kirsty will help achieve this.”

Five by Five has three specialist divisions, which offer web development, creative campaigns (viral, online advertising and campaign sites) and email marketing respectively.

Recent projects have included the online advertising campaign for THQ’s cult DeBlob game and the hugely successful viral for American grocery giant Dole.

Five by Five’s blue chip clients include: B&Q, BBC, Britvic, Dole, Island Cruises, Liverpool Victoria, New Look, THQ and WKD.

The company has won numerous accolades including a Gold Cyber Lion at Cannes for Best Viral Movie, a Channel 4 Germ Award and a Cream Award. It was also voted the UK’s No.1 digital agency for ‘Understanding of a Client’s Business’ (Revolution Survey).


Published on: 12:00AM on 26th November 2008