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Virgin Atlantic marketing director Simon Lloyd has left the airline after less than a year, with marketing responsibilities to be taken on by the brand's global sales director Maria Sebastian.
These are the nominees for The Marketing Society Marketing Leader of the Year 2013, to be voted on by readers of Marketing and presented at the Society's Awards for Excellence on 10 June at the London Hilton.
Peter Duffy, marketing director, Easyjet talks to Elen Lewis, editor of The Marketing Society about being nice to people.
Mecca Bingo's new TV spot leaves Jeremy Lee cold: "No-one really expects a bingo company to inspire a silk purse, but this really is a pig's ear. I guess it s meant to be colourful and fun, but it comes across as cheap and naff. Sadly, that might als...
A controversial Thomas Cook TV ad featuring a man letting down a holiday coach tyre has been banned after the ASA was deluged with more than 100 complaints.
National Express has appointed Isobel to handle a summer advertising campaign, after a four-way pitch handled by AAR.
Fairfx.com, the online foreign exchange service, has appointed MBA and PHD to handle its creative and media accounts as it seeks to compete with rivals like Travelex.
The quintessentially British characters Wallace and Gromit are planning a trip abroad in this TV ad before a fortuitous accident changes their mind and they decide to holiday at home.
The free running team behind Hollywood blockbusters Casino Royale and Harry Potter were drafted in to launch Thomson's newly renovated Platinum Cruise ships.
Online retailer Net-a-Porter has partnered luxury hotel firm Dorchester Collection to create its first "micro app" for a commercial partner.
Virgin Holidays is launching an integrated campaign called 'Unleash Your Mojo', which will target families and older holidaymakers and marks a change in direction for the brand.
The Leeds office of Carat has won the media planning and buying business for Chester Zoo following a consolidating pitch against MediaCom and Code Computerlove.
The Singapore Tourism Board has hired JWT to handle its global advertising account.
Position: director of marketing and user experience, LateRooms.com Date of Birth: 20.8.81 View Jessica's profile on LinkedIn Describes herself as: Loyal, honest, dynamic. Q: How are you changing the media channels you use to better ...
Lastminute.com is promising to refocus its business around spontaneous hotel bookings, as the brand launches a 'Love Living Lastminute.com' ad campaign.
Ian Darby s ears popped after listening to the voiceover on the new American Airlines ad: "This expensive-looking corporate tat features people who are still amazed by a plane flying overhead, backed by a feeble script that appears to equate a mere l...
National Express, the UK's largest coach operator, has racked up more than 100,000 Facebook likes, making it the first public passenger transport company to do so.
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has launched a social media "claim your place in space" campaign, which offers participants the chance to win a space trip for two aboard the SXC Lynx in 2014.
Tourism Australia's 'Best Job in the World' campaign has attracted a whopping 600,000 applicants for six jobs, with one day to go until the deadline at midday on 10 April.
VisitEngland is replacing celebrities Stephen Fry and Julie Walters with Aardman Animations characters Wallace and Gromit, who will appear in its latest advertising campaign.
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