gyro (GyroHSR) Commits to Client Service with Raft of Appointments

LONDON – (Mar. 9, 2010) – gyro, the b2b agency agency, today announces three new appointments which span the breadth of the company’s expertise and include specialists from project management, planning and search.

In the most senior of the new appointments, James Kirkby takes the role of Head of Project Management. The newly created position will see Kirkby lead gyro’s hybrid, standalone project management function. This will support the production of integrated creative products throughout the agency by driving efficiency and ensuring maximised resourcing across client projects. Kirkby was previously a consultant at MRM Worldwide and will draw on his experience to create and lead a team of project managers at gyro which will deliver clients with streamlined creative solutions.

The London marketing agency has further bolstered its planning team with the appointment of Tommy Mancktelow to Account Planner, who will be offering digital planning support across a number of key agency clients including T-Mobile and American Express. Mancktelow, who joins from Agency Republic, brings with him a wealth of digital planning experience from working on clients including o2, Baileys and Smirnoff.

The final appointment sees Mee Wennman join the global ideas shop as Search Director, having previously worked in organic search at Dare. As Dare’s SEO Expert, Mee’s clients included Sony, Vodafone, Woolworths and Beck’s. At gyro, Mee will lead the EMEA search strategy on a range of PPC and organic search activity, and will work across the network’s clients including such as T-Mobile.

Richard Perry, COO at gyro, comments: “We are experiencing a period of significant growth and are in the fortunate position of needing to recruit outstanding new talent in all areas of the business. These appointments are representative of the commitment we have made to driving growth and James’ appointment in particular signals our desire to ensure that we use our talented resource in the most beneficial ways possible for our clients.