Independent PR and digital communications agency Rooster has appointed Joe Thomas as its first creative director.
Thomas, who led consumer PR at Virgin Media following a long spell at Brands2Life, joins Rooster’s senior team following a year of significant growth at the agency.
Reporting to managing director James Brooke, Thomas will take responsibility for developing compelling client campaigns and fostering creativity across the agency.
Brooke said: “Bringing Joe on board demonstrates our unwavering commitment to delivering only the best creative work for clients. Joe comes with a wealth of agency and in-house experience and that all-important creative flair to ensure that Rooster continues to deliver the big ideas and integrated campaigns that clients demand.”
Thomas said of his appointment: “Rooster’s evolved a winning ethos with ambitions and prospects to match. I look forward to helping our clients achieve their ambitions and to helping write the next chapter in the Rooster story.”
Thomas’s appointment follows a series of recent client wins for Rooster, including Contura, Ecoffee Cup, MOBKOi and Tianjin Airlines.