George P Johnson Hires Two New Senior Staff. The creative agency has taken on two new members of staff in senior leaderships roles. They have appointed Neil Mason from Jack Moreton as the Executive Creative Director, Jonathan McCallum from Ogilvy Group as the Chief Strategy Officer.
Jonathan McCallum headed up the sports marketing and sponsorship directorship across Ogilvy Group’s multiagency group. Whereas, Neil Mason has in the past run his own creative boutique agency called Lovely. He was also the creative director at Wasserman XP (previously known as Ignite) he has also worked at Sledge and Iris before he was in his last role as the creative director for Samsung at Jack Morton.
George P Johnson is at present expanding their leaderships team, other appointments to the team include: Mary Hodgson (formerly sponsorship activation specialist at iLuka) and Nick Rigall (formerly of Social Partners)
Jason Megson, the Managing Director of the UK office of George P Johnson said, “To say these appointments are game-changing for our agency is an understatement. Both Jonathan and Neil bring a level of strategic insight and creativity that elevates GPJ to an industry-leading position. George P Johnson is at a tipping point. We’ve got bags of untapped ambition, a fantastic team and a transformational vision that is already creating positive momentum both in terms of current client growth and new wins.”