Mediacom Melbourne appoints former OMD planning boss Matt Mills as client partner

Matt Mills, former executive director of communications planning at OMD, has been appointed Mediacom Melbourne’s client partner.

A long time OMD staffer, Mills joined the company in 2003, having previously worked with Mediacom Melbourne between 1999 and 2002.


Rob Moore, Mediacom Melbourne’s head of client Partnerships, said of Mills’ appointment: “We are thrilled to welcome Matt into the MediaCom family.

“With a resume as distinguished as Matt’s his ability to clearly distil a client’s needs from brief to world class work is evident. His eye for an opportunity, combined with MediaCom’s suite of powerful business tools and applications is a recipe for accelerated growth that will fuel MARS’ business; and will be a catalyst for the kind of transformative thinking that is MediaCom’s heartland.”

Mills added, “I have been admiring the rapid development of MediaCom from afar for some time, so when the opportunity arose to join the team I jumped at it. It’s an exciting time of shared growth for the agency and our clients with MediaCom’s integrated systems planning a driving force behind both. I can’t wait to get stuck in!”.

Willie Pang, CEO of MediaCom ANZ said the appointment was part of the agency’s investment in skills and technology: “We are determined to be the market leader in Melbourne and key appointments like Matt’s is evidence of how we are continuing to invest in market leading talent.

As we proceed to invest heavily in digital and technology transformation, we need people with diverse skill-sets to help diagnose client challenges and implement the best of MediaCom’s “applications” in order to help solve these challenges. Matt is one of these people, as well as being one of the most credible and established Client Leaders in Melbourne.”

Mills will report directly to Rob Moore, Head of Client Partnership of MediaCom Melbourne.


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