As the former group head of advertising agency McCann, Turner brings more than 18 years of creative marketing experience to the role.
"I’m here to support and understand the journey of delegates, whilst offering creative brand insight," he said. "I’ve got experience working with brands across all areas, including automotive, financial and luxury fashion." Turner will be supporting Richard Hingley, drp’s group creative director, in delivering creative briefs for clients.
Dale Parmenter, group CEO of drp, said Turner’s appointment would drive the brand forward. "He’ll head up a team of extremely talented creative and strategic specialists, all dedicated to really understanding and getting to know a brand, to deliver the most effective solution.
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