In London, community panels specialist Verve has reported a strong start to 2014, including the arrival of twelve new team members.
Jo Mason joins as an Associate Director, from Hall and Partners, and worked previously at Kantar Media.
There are four new Senior Research Executives: Louise Stockwell, joining from Kantar Media; Yi Wang, previously at ad agency Carat; Melissa Birkett, who joins from Informa; and Helen Fricker, who worked previously at Insites Consulting and him! Research &Consulting.
Salena Katiyar, ex-Firefish, and former Spinach employee Vasiliki Georgiou join as Qualitative Research Executives, while Larissa Traynor joins as a Research Executive after spells at Mintel and Youthsight.
Kaylee Binding from Research Now and former Ipsos Exec Ruxandra Nita join as Community Managers; Eva Bodok as a Designer and Lee Roberts as an IT Support Engineer.
CEO Andrew Cooper comments: 'A combination of growth with existing clients, new client wins and building capacity for continued growth is driving our need for great people across all areas of our business. We have a very positive outlook for 2014 and are supporting this by investing further in all areas of our business'.
Web site: www.addverve.com .
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