Multitude Media has made a series of new hires as it expands its Northern operations and establishes a new digital division.
Its new Director of Digital is Chris Younie, who joins from Twitter, where he was Senior Partnerships Manager for Entertainment. Prior to that he was Senior Digital Lead at ITV, leading on social media for shows including Love Island and I’m a Celebrity… He’s also been Head of Digital for Lewis Hamilton.
Elsewhere, Charlotte Kershaw (nee Prentice), who set up its Manchester base in 2019 has been promoted to Associate Director.
Abigail Johnson becomes Senior Publicist, while Karma Symington its PR Director, Culture & Entertainment, will now be based between the company’s offices in London and Manchester.
“We marked our official 10th birthday in December and having navigated those teenage years of the agency we’re now entering adulthood,” explained Multitude Media Managing Director Will Wood.
“We continue to evolve our service as our range of clients grows and we’ve got the strongest team we’ve ever had in place to lead the charge. I’m buoyed to see how we can build on our digital offering as that becomes ever more integral to our work and we’ve got one of the best in the industry in Chris helming that.”
The company specialises in Culture & Entertainment, Television and Personal Publicity.