Double promotion at Preston's Freshfield

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by Simon Austin
Freshfield

Preston marketing agency Freshfield has announced a double promotion and the creation of four new roles.

Samantha Booth has been promoted to PR & communications manager and Alice Davies to digital marketing manager.

In addition, Ben Hewes takes on the title of head of video, combing it with his PR manager role, Samit Nayi has been named head of design and Mark Brennan becomes head of digital and senior marketing manager.

Clare Horton has also been appointed business operations manager and will work alongside the management team to oversee people development, finance, facilities management and compliance.

MD Simon Turner said: “These promotions are all about allowing our people to flourish as marketing professionals and giving us a stronger infrastructure to support our clients.

“The marketing world has changed beyond recognition but we believe we are perfectly placed to give clients access to the full marketing tool-kit from advisory and PR to design, digital and video. 

“Our recruitment of an experienced business operations manager in Clare will only strengthen us, particularly when it comes to developing our team. We take our role as an employer very seriously and it’s great to see our people delighting clients and growing professionally and personally.”

Freshfield is based in Preston’s Winckley Square and has a 20-strong team offering public relations, marketing advisory, design, digital and video services. It has a turnover of £1.2million.