MEC Cape Town announces new Managing Director
6 September, 2013
CAPE TOWN — MEC, www.mecglobal.com, a leading global media agency, today announced the appointment of John Beale as Managing Director of MEC’s Cape Town office. He joins MEC on November 1st.
MEC CEO Michelle Meyjes said, “We are delighted John is joining our Cape Town team. He is a natural fit to our ethos and working processes, and we look forward to exploiting his vast digital experience and expertise to further grow our business.”
As Managing Director, John will be responsible for developing new business as well as leading and delivering brilliant work for MEC clients such as Brandhouse and Chevron.
John joins MEC from Cerebra Communications digital agency where he was Head of Strategy, responsible for their digital strategy for a portfolio of clients. He was awarded the Bookmark Award for Social Media Marketer of the Year for 2012/13, as well three Pixel Awards for excellent digital work for telecoms giant, Vodacom. Prior to this John was a Channel Strategist at Nota Bene.
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