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Former HSBC global design manager joins ThinkBDW as creative director


By The Drum Team | Editorial

February 10, 2012 | 2 min read

Leading creative agency, ThinkBDW, has recruited Michael Rance, former as creative director to head up its creative team at its headquarters in Colchester.

Rance will work closely alongside Tony Sikand-Parada, creative director of the agency’s London office, having previously been responsible for all creative aspects of the HSBC marketing and communications.

Rob Day, managing director of ThinkBDW, commented: “The company has gone through a period of considerable growth over the last three years in what is still a subdued housing market in the UK. With a growing list of fantastic clients, we feel it important to keep pushing ourselves creatively. We’re pleased to have Michael on-board bringing his experience to an already exceptional creative team.”

Rance added: “I am delighted to be joining such a great team as ThinkBDW and look forward to building on the success of the last twenty-five years. As market leaders, companies like ThinkBDW need to always to be developing their services and creatively pushing themselves and their clients. The scope of our offer and my brief encompasses all of the company’s disciplines: advertising, digital, signage, touch screen and a full design service covering strategic identity creation though to brochures and marketing suite creation and production. I’m really looking forward to sinking my teeth in!”

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Established for over 30 years, ThinkBDW is the the largest property marketing agency in the UK and offers a fully integrated creative approach.

Based in Colchester but operating nationally from 6 offices (including a London hub), and employing over 200 highly skilled staff, we offer unrivalled creativity, experience and scale. Unlike our competitors, all of these services are provided in-house which gives us control over creativity, quality, time scales and of course, costs.

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