Shop Direct creative director Mark Evans moves to PhotoLink as retail futures director

Former Shop Direct Group creative director Mark Evans is to work with Manchester agency PhotoLink in the role of retail futures director.

Evans has joined from the retail group that owns Littlewoods, Very and Isme, and will be looked towards by the agency to grow it influence as a result communications business.

Evans commented; “I’m joining Photolink, the UK’s largest supplier of creative photography in Britain, at a pinnacle time in their development as they build on existing success in both the UK and internationally. “

David Walter, chairman of Manchester-based Photolink, added: “Mark joins at an exciting point in our development, and will help us shape and deliver our goals as we capitalise on our position within the market and further develop the business.

“We’ve brought Mark in to give added value to our existing client base focussing on many creative aspects surrounding brand communication, web best practice and visual merchandising. We all wish him every success in this role and will support him across the group as Mark’s passion is bringing brands to life and making them work in retail.”