VCCP has appointed Mark Harricks executive creative director (ECD) for Australia, as the agency continues to grow in the market.
Harricks, who joins VCCP having built his experience in the region at JWT, DDB and Clemenger BBDO, will work alongside fellow ECD Dean Hunt to lead VCCP’s creative output across agency clients such as Compare the Market, Appliances Online and also ING Direct, following VCCP’s appointment as lead creative agency in December 2014.
VCCP Sydney managing director Peter Grenfell said: “Mark’s track record speaks for itself, he’s going to be a fantastic creative leader at VCCP. He’s also a thoroughly nice guy, which is equally important. With this team in place, this is an agency who can and will compete with the very best.”
Harricks is a board member at The Communications Council, Australia's communications industry body, and also chairs AWARD, The Australasian Writers and Art Directors Association.