26th January 2017

We expand team with five new recruits

Tangerine recuits

Left to right: Myriam Khan, Emma Bowkett, Kineta Kelsall and Laura Weightman

Following a number of high profile business wins we’ve recruited five new members, across all levels.

Laura Weightman has joined the B2C team as senior account director. With over nine years’ experience working for creative agencies across a diverse range of sectors, Laura brings a wealth of digital and social expertise from McCann London, working with brands such as Nestle Cereals, Johnson & Johnson and First Group.

Also joining the B2C team is senior account manager, Sarah Schofield, who joins the agency from Mason Williams. Sarah will help grow the lifestyle, travel and hospitality offering, with four years’ experience in the industry.

Digital manager, Kineta Kelsall has joined from Manchester PR firm Smoking Gun, having previously worked at the Co-Operative Group and Meltwater. Kineta will work across the agency on both B2B and B2C clients, with a focus on rich and paid-for content.

Account executive, Emma Bowkett is the final addition to the consumer team, joining Tangerine from Hearst Magazines in London.

Following the appointment of Susan Milne-Bennett as deputy managing director, we have further strengthened the B2B team with the recruitment of senior account manager, Myriam Khan.  Myriam joins Tangerine from Leeds agency Grayling, having previously worked at Hill & Knowlton in Qatar, with experience in financial and professional services.

Sandy Lindsay, Tangerine’s founder and group MD, said: “Tangerine has continued to receive fantastic recognition from the industry for the outstanding work that we do for our clients in 2016. We have received a number of industry awards for our clients, such as Iceland, Pizza Hut and Encric.

“We are determined to have further success in 2017 and remain committed to providing our clients with the best possible service. The appointments strengthen both our B2C and B2B teams, bringing a variety of experience and expertise to the business, helping us to continue to create bold and brave strategies that really make an impact for our clients in the year ahead.”