London creative agency Whippet has appointed Rebecca Jones as client services director, bolstering its senior team in preparation for a period of growth.
With a remit to lead the Client Services team and grow existing and new accounts, Rebecca joins Whippet at time of growth and will work across current clients.
Jones has more than 14 years’ experience in managing account teams and nurturing relationships with brands. Most recently, she held the role of senior client partner at Hanger Seven, working with brands including John Lewis, Asda, Wilko, Tesco and Burton Menswear. Prior to that Jones was group account director at Surgery & Redcow and also held client-side roles includes M&S and B&Q.
Jones said: “I’m thrilled to join the Whippet team, having long-admired them for their creative output and client roster. I’m looking forward to working with all our clients to deliver the creative and commercial results they’re looking for.”
Carla Heath, managing director at Whippet, commented: “Rebecca is a true brand comms agency whizz who understands client needs from both sides of the fence. Engaging, super-efficient and with a strategic head to boot, she’s brilliant at delivering client happiness. She’s the perfect choice to help steer our client services team into the next chapter and beyond”.
Established in 2001, Whippet is an independent creative agency with a client portfolio that includes M&S Food, Carpetright, Spar, Dobbies and Tesco Mobile.