1 Feb 2021

Hanover Group-owned creative communications consultancy The Playbook has hired Ceri Reed as Managing Director.

Ceri, former BCW Global head of brand experience, has more than 20 years of agency experience, including working for Edelman, Golin, Fever and PrettyGreen, working with clients such as Warner Bros, Cadbury, Campari Group and Now TV.

“I am excited to be joining such a passionate team, and be part of the game-changing work that the agency is known for” comments Ceri. “The year ahead has no rule book. Creativity is an imperative ingredient for success and The Playbook will be delivering for brands who know they have to think and act differently.”

Gavin Megaw,  Group MD Corporate, Brand & Strategy, added: “Ceri was the stand-out candidate in a rigorous search process and we are thrilled that she will now be leading The Playbook into its next stage of growth. Her appointment cements an important step towards The Playbook becoming the agency of choice for progressive brands that want to stand up, stand out and stand for something.”