Integrated agency CreativeRace has appointed Steve Rowe as its new Design Director, responsible for overseeing the outputs for clients including ASDA, Greggs, DFS and Coral.

Rowe has worked in both full-service and design-specific agencies with clients including Mamas & Papas, Aldi, Barclays and Akzo Nobel.

For the last four years he has been Creative Director for Danish company, Agency Spring, based at their Manchester office.

Creative Race chairman Gordon Bethell said: “We’re all excited about the level of design direction experience Steve brings to the agency. We’re continually strengthening our team to ensure that clients receive outstanding work, and Steve’s extensive knowledge of design will really develop our creative offering.”