Avantgarde London boosts senior leadership team

Head of client services and operations director are promoted by the agency as it continues to grow.

Brand experience agency Avantgarde London has announced the promotions to its senior team of Tessa Mardon as head of client service and Rory Sloan as operations director.

Sloan, who was previously production director at the agency, will support MD Stuart Bradbury in the day-to-day operational running of the business.

He will lead and control production, purchasing and internal processes for the agency.

Rory Sloan, operations director said: “As we continue to grow as an agency, I’m keen to make sure we avoid any growing pains and have the processes and structures in place to continue to offer improved levels of service and increased efficiencies to our existing clients, whilst ensuring our offering is still attractive to new ones.”

Mardon, who was business director, will now focus on building relationships with senior clients to help the agency add more strategic value.

Mardon said: “The agency has an impressive combination of experienced, passionate people and industry-leading brands in our client roster, and I’m excited to be moving into a role that is pivotal to the success of our client relationships.”

Stuart Bradbury, MD added: “As existing invaluable members of the Avantgarde London team, the promotions of Tess and Rory come at a vital time as we continue to go from strength to strength.

“As operations director, Rory will support our growth plans and Tessa will lead senior client relationships, building and sustaining long-term partnerships that will shore up the agency’s future.”

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