Hill + Knowlton Strategies (H + K) appointed Amelia tip as Managing Director of its Australian operations effective October 1. She’s replacing Mandy galmes, who is leaving the agency after three years as CEO to pursue a new opportunity, the agency said. Tipping was previously responsible for integrated communications. Based in Sydney and reporting to HS Chung, President of H + K Asia, she will also join the Asia management team. She has over 18 years of integrated agency and campaign leadership experience. The agency also recently promoted Anna o’sullivan managing partner for strategic communication and public affairs, Marc Lensyzyn the head of technological practice in Asia and the director of the LG-One network, Marcha Van Den Heuvel to the company director.
Digital marketing agency Interactive Hashtag recently won two government accounts: Singapore Civil Aviation Authority (CAAS) and the Energy Market Authority (EMA).
For CAAS, the agency will develop a social media strategy and execution for CAAS’s Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and YouTube channels, as well as the creation and maintenance of an Instagram account. Scope includes content development, content curation, management and community engagement. The two-year contract for EMA, starting in September, covers a social media strategy and plan; a content strategy that includes monthly editorial calendars for EMA’s social media platforms; a media buying plan on all platforms, with an emphasis on Facebook and Instagram; monthly reports; and mobilization activities.
Havas Creative Group India appointed Debopriyo (Debo) Bhattacherjee as Executive Vice President and Chief Planning Officer, North, effective immediately. He will be responsible for providing strategic advice to Havas Creative with a particular focus on all Reckitt brands and a portfolio of Dabur stable brands. He will also be the backbone of major customers including Suzuki, Norton, Fortis, William Grants and ITC. He will be based in the Gurgaon office and will report to Neeraj Bassi, Chief Strategy Officer of Havas Group India.
Australian startup Alternative saints appointed AnalogFolk as a lead creative agency, with a mandate including branding, content creation, social media and digital innovation. The Client is an eco-friendly food, content and technology brand launched in 2020. It produces a line of premium granolas and uses the real estate of the product box to draw attention to the lot endangered species to inspire action and education. It plans to release digital collectible toys in the form of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) in its own digital environment, MetaSafari. AnalogFolk has taken stakes in the company and joined more than 200 investors, including the famous French chef Manu Fiedel.