Former Blank Canvas head launches agency

Penny Noble unveils Noble Events

Former Blank Canvas director Penny Noble has launched her own agency, Noble Events.

The new agency is operating from Noble's base in Barrow Upon Soar with her as currently the sole full-time member of staff, supported by freelancers. Noble recently left Blank Canvas citing personal reasons, but would not add further explanation as to the nature of her departure.

"It has been a challenging few months, but I have received phenomenal support and the new business is going well," Noble told C&IT. She would not confirm any clients she is currently working with and said that while legally she could not approach previous clients, she would work with former partners "if and when they contact me".

Noble remains a 45% shareholder of Blank Canvas, but would not comment as to whether she would be retaining her stake long-term.

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