Manchester agency One has appointed James Summerscales as business development manager.

Summerscales moves from recruitment advertising agency, Jupiter, and will be working alongside One’s senior management team securing new clients and business across the entire agency.

Ben Summerscales

James Summerscales

He said: “What I really like about One is the truth behind the name, it really is an agency where everyone works as one to produce amazing work for clients.

“It’s an incredibly exciting and creative place, and I’m really looking forward to meeting many prospective new clients and businesses in the area that I believe One can really add value to.”

Wayne Silver, managing director, added: “This is the first appointment of its kind for the company, which signals the increase in new business that we’ve experienced and our ambitions for the future.”

One works with clients including Euler Hermes, Hoover, Taylor Wimpey, United Utilities and York Racecourse.