Leeds agency Branded3 has strengthened its senior management team with three internal promotions. Former head of search Tim Grice has been promoted to director of search, with responsibility for driving search strategies for key accounts including Ladbrokes and Virgin Holidays.
Morrisons’ former online operations director George Dymond, who unexpectedly left the Bradford-headquartered retailer last month, has resurfaced at Tesco. Dymond joined from Australian supermarket chain Coles in the autumn amd was due to lead the day-to-day running of Morrisons’ online grocery service.
Manchester based agency CTI Digital has appointed a new head of marketing. James Wilkinson, 26, joins the company after four years at Livelink New Media where he was instrumental in growing the marketing team from one employee to a team of six.
Clare Briscall, formerly planning and research director at Madhouse Associates, has been named the new managing director of Lancashire agency A&P (Ainsworth & Parkinson). Briscall, who has over 20 years of agency experience including spells at BJL and Connectpoint, has been brought in to head up the 50-strong team spread between Preston and London.
Ben Pindar, deputy editor of the Yorkshire Business Insider, is to leave the monthly title to become communications director at Harrogate PR agency Northern Lights. Pindar will start his new role next week after 18 years in journalism.