Owing to increasing demand, VCCP iX is continuing its growth into 2019 with further investment into capabilities to deliver digital platforms for its clients including easyJet, O2, Domino's, Kia and Landsec.
Thady Ramos joins as Business Director from Possible where he looked after Adidas and HSBC as well as leading New Business. He has previously worked at SapientRazorfish and Digitas across Samsung, Barclays and Sky accounts.
He is joined by Hazel Coleman, Project Director, also from Possible where she worked on Specsavers and Bayer. Prior to this Hazel was with agencies Ogilvy, Isobar, SapientNitro and Wunderman working across a wide range of global clients including Harley-Davidson, Nokia, HSBC, Shell and NatWest/RBS.
Jasper Bell completes the trio of new hires, joining as Senior Product Strategist. Jasper has over 20 years experience gained both agency and client side across digital strategy and commerce. He was most recently responsible for eCommerce consulting at AmazeRealise and prior to this Ogilvy, Modem Media Digitas, Glue and Redwood on brands such as DeBeers, ASICS, Emirates and Unilever and client side at Barclaycard and Energy Saving Trust.
On growing the team Ed Hornby, Managing Director at VCCP iX, said:
“Securing talent like Thady, Hazel and Jasper is a brilliant next step for VCCP iX.
Collectively they join at an exciting time for the business as we expand the studio through new clients, delivering an increasing amount of innovative and game-changing projects that showcase our market-leading capability. ”
About VCCP iX
VCCP iX brings together the agency’s digital design, engineering and production teams in a single studio.
In-house expertise includes strategy, user experience, interaction design, motion graphics, front-end and back-end development and project delivery.
The team work on design and build projects spanning websites, mobile apps, in-store experiences and digital service innovation. VCCP iX recently designed and built the Look&Book application for easyJet, giving mobile app users the ability to book flights directly from an Instagram post using cloud-based image recognition and machine learning services.
VCCP is an international integrated communications agency, founded in 2002 on the principles of simplicity, collaboration, un-preciousness and integration around ideas rather than channels.
We are the challenger agency for challenger brands and transform the fortunes of our clients by challenging and disrupting the categories they operate in.
With offices in Berlin, London, Madrid, New York, Prague, San Francisco and Sydney, VCCP produces award-winning work for clients including O2, comparethemarket.com, easyJet, Canon, Domino’s and Cadbury.