IPG Mediabrands Welcomes Craig Lennon to the Team
Next week we will be welcoming Craig Lennon to IPG Mediabrands in the newly-created role of Managing Director, Commercial Operations, International. Craig will be spearheading commercial strategy across the agency, providing his specialist knowledge to help clients across all International markets.
Craig has been in the industry for over 25 years and will bring his extensive knowledge to IPG Mediabrands, working collaboratively with new and future clients, developing partnerships and helping to ensure that as a network, we continue to remain agile in meeting the changing needs of our clients.
Craig joins us from MediaCom, where he spent 18 years in the agency in various roles, most recently sitting on the EMEA Exco as Director of Commercial & Operations for the EMEA region. Prior to MediaCom, Craig also held several other senior positions, and began his career at Butler Advertising & Marketing, then moved to Response Advertising Media and then as Account Director at Carat.
Ian Courts, CFO, International at Mediabrands has said “Craig is one of the most impressive people I have had the pleasure of meeting in our industry, so I’m thrilled he has made the move to join us here at IPG Mediabrands. A proven and inspirational strategist, his drive and ambition will be crucial for us in continuing to be a progressive and agile network for our clients.”
We also hear from Craig who tells us: “I’m incredibly excited to be joining IPG Mediabrands. This is first and foremost a people-based business and IPG Mediabrands is full of enviable talent, which is reflected in the incredible client retention and new business performance. I’m looking forward to help further drive success for our clients, partners and business.”
Good luck Craig!