Gladwin to take charge of Manchester and Leeds offices for Beattie

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Rachel Gladwin has been appointed Managing Director of the North and Midlands for integrated communications agency Beattie.

Her remit will cover the agency’s Manchester, Leeds and Birmingham offices. Gladwin joined Beattie in 2013, having previously been Head of PR for Brass for seven years.

She said: “My career has taken me to four different agencies but Beattie is where I call home. I’m thrilled to have been promoted to managing director of the North and Midlands and I look forward to driving the team to more success for years to come.”

Meanwhile, Joanne Spence, who has been with the agency for 12 years, has been appointed Managing Director of Scotland, which includes the Glasgow, Edinburgh and Falkirk offices. 

CEO Laurna Woods said: “Joanne and Rachel are outstanding leaders who are an inspiration to us all. They have built successful profit centres which have been growing annually for more than the last five years.”

Beattie is headquartered in London and has 130 marketing experts in 16 offices across the UK and North America.