Trinity Mirror North East Commercial Editor Angela Upex has been appointed Editorial Director of Gateshead-based publisher Kingfisher Visitor Guides.
Mediaworks has welcomed four new team members in April, bringing the agency’s total number of recruits so far this year to 16.
Visualsoft, the digital agency with offices in Manchester, Teesside and Newcastle, has appointed Hayley Wright as digital marketing manager.
Sumo Digital has appointed Holly Youdan to head up talent acquisition across its studios.
Kieron Collins, the former managing editor of BBC Entertainment North, is to join True North as its head of entertainment.
Media Agency Group has appointed digital specialist and former Google lead, Ricardo Seixas.
Channel 4 has made to promotions to its commissioning team, with a new head of factual entertainment and head of sport.
Rachel McQueen, the former tourism director of Marketing Cheshire, has been appointed as the new chief executive of Marketing Lancashire.
The BBC has hired Jason Phipps, the Guardian’s Head of Audio, as its first Commissioning Editor of Podcasts.
Now Healthcare Group has appointed Mark Siney as its Finance Director after launching the Now Patient app and expanding its digital health offering.