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Northern and Shell brings aboard Simon Haynes as head of digital


By John McCarthy | Opinion editor

March 5, 2015 | 2 min read

Northern and Shell has appointed Simon Haynes as the head of digital where he will be tasked with driving digital revenue growth across programmatic, video, mobile platforms.

Haynes, formerly managing director of IgnitionOne, will also work closely with N&S print and creative solutions teams to aid in the cultivation of executive relationships.

Stan Myerson, group joint group managing director N&S, said: “We are building a really strong leadership team and this process will continue over the coming weeks. Digital is fundamental to the development of our business and Simon is the person we feel can build on our already impressive achievements in this area.”

Simon Haynes said, “Northern and Shell is a company in a great place and I’m proud and excited to be joining. I believe there’s lots to be done to ensure our clients get the very best service possible and we have so much scope to innovate in the digital space”

This comes after Haynes left IgnitionOne in October after over a year at the company.

The firm will also soon announce who it has selected to fill the role of commercial director.


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