Marketforce appoints new managing director

Ad agency Marketforce has appointed John Slade to the role of national managing director for its direct marketing division exPress.  

The announcement:

Leading Perth marketing communication and advertising agency Marketforce is pleased to announce a key new appointment to its fast-growing Marketforce exPress division.

John Slade has taken up the role of National Managing Director at Marketforce exPress, a division that is focused on delivering swift and cost-effective press, digital and print communications through a national agency network.

Mr Slade brings more than 20 years of national and international experience at senior management level in the brand development and communications industry to his new role.

His previous experience includes senior roles with Cato Design Inc, Jones Lang LaSalle and most recently Adcorp, where he was responsible for delivery and management of major WA Government contracts.

Mr Slade is also a tutor at Edith Cowan University’s School of Advertising and Marketing, teaching strategic branding and advertising foundations.

Marketforce Chairman and Chief Executive Officer John Driscoll said the agency was delighted to have secured the services of such an experienced operative.

“We are very happy to have John on board and believe his mix of skills and experience, honed across a broad range of industry sectors, will produce great results for Marketforce exPress,” said Mr Driscoll.

“We look forward to seeing the division continue to grow and thrive under his leadership.”

Source: Marketforce press release


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