Award-winning Creative Consultancy Grows Team to Meet Increased Demand

Posted on the 16 February 2017

Award-winning Creative Consultancy Grows Team to Meet Increased Demand

An award-winning creative marketing agency has announced three new appointments at its office in the Northern Design Centre, Gateshead following a string of new contract wins.

r//evolution has welcomed Anna Graham as Head of Communications and Content, Steph Chalmers as  a Creative Designer and Byren Atkinson as Junior Front End Developer taking the headcount, of the growing consultancy to 12.

With significant agency and in-house PR  experience, Anna Graham will advise clients on all areas of communication, marketing and events management. Formerly Media and Public Affairs Executive at Newcastle International Airport, Anna has worked with major international brands including Emirates, British Airways and United Airlines to deliver exceptional regional campaigns.

In addition to strong media relations skills, Anna has previously delivered a wide range of stakeholder and community engagement campaigns on behalf of global brands across manufacturing, education and consumer sectors.

Steph Chalmers is a welcome addition to r//evolution’s creative team. Having successfully run her own freelance design business for three years, Steph decided to join r//evolution to further her career in the creative industry.

As well as having a BA in Graphic Design and a Masters Degree in Communication Design, Steph has a particular talent for branding and illustration which further strengthens the company’s creative offering.

For junior developer, Byren Atkinson, r//evolution is the starting point for his career. His appointment demonstrates r//evolution's commitment to nurturing talent within the business.

Commenting on the growth, Managing Director of r//evolution, Gill Burgess said: “We’re thrilled to welcome Anna, Steph and Byren to the r//evolution team and believe that their skills will make a big impact on the business and services we can offer to our clients.

“We offer a broad range of marketing services for our growing portfolio of clients, so it is essential we continue to invest in the right people. Our customer service and strong technical skills put us in an excellent position to continue to develop the business this year. We’ve recently secured a number of new business contracts so it’s already shaping up to be an exciting year for us!”

Established in 2003, r//evolution has continued to go from strength-to-strength, working across the UK with a range of businesses to create award-winning PR, branding and digital campaigns. The company delivers a number of corporate, consumer and destination marketing campaigns across varied sectors.

The company offers innovative full service solutions for companies wishing to make ‘r//evolutionary’ changes within their business and won a Silver CIPR Pride Award for its work last year.

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