We are delighted to announce that Niki Macartney has been promoted to Planning Director and will join the Senior Management Team at the agency.
Last year, former Board Account Planner at DLKW Lowe, Niki Macartney was appointed Senior Planner at the marketing services agency, Southpaw.
Macartney brought to Southpaw a wealth of 18 years’ experience in strategy development, communications planning, brand management and market research, across national and global business, working with agencies including Taylor Nelson Sofres, DLKW Lowe and client side with Rank Hovis Mcdougall and Unilever.
Following a fantastic first 15 months, Macartney has been promoted to Planning Director to join the Senior Management Team at Southpaw.
“Since arriving at the agency, Niki has been influential in high profile campaigns for Canon, Dunkin’ Brands and SAB Miller, leading the charge on numerous pitches as well as working with the Senior Management Team on business development over the last 11 months. She brings a wonderful blend of client and agency experience to any communications or strategic challenge and has more than earned her promotion to Planning Director and position on the Senior Management Team”
- Tom Poynter, Group Managing Director.
“I’m thrilled to be part of the Senior Management Team. The agency is really going places and I feel extremely lucky to be helping shape that journey for the agency.”
- Niki Macartney, Planner Director.