Callum Gill Takes on New Client and Innovation Role
Callum Gill has been at drp for over 6 years and 2016 sees him
promoted and moving into a business development focused role as Head of Client
Insight & Innovation. The role has been created to capitalise on the
continuous emphasis each of our divisions put on innovation and
insight. The role will operate across all divisions, bringing our teams
together and identifying the most important trends and developments in
communication, marketing, live events, video, digital, design and exhibition.
The role will also pull together sector insights, developments in technology
and general business trends. Callum first started out as a copywriter here at drp, before taking on a PR & Marketing role and becoming Marketing Manager in 2012, overseeing group-wide
We’ve always had a culture of innovation at drp. As we grow it’s not always easy to capitalise on the collective knowledge that’s held within the business as everyone is focused on delivering the best service for clients
Callum had the following to say about his new role and what he is expecting to achieve, “I think we’ve always had a culture of innovation at drp. As we grow it’s not always easy to capitalise on the collective knowledge that’s held within the business as everyone is focused on delivering the best service for clients. I’m going to be focused on using that insight and expertise to help clients understand trends and shifts in the comms landscape and help them make the best choices about engagement strategies. I’ll also be able to introduce the team to all the weird and wonderful things going on in the industry too.”
The information Callum gathers will be brought together and shared across drp and also with clients to help improve their strategies and processes when sourcing communication solutions. At its heart, the role will help uscontinue to position ourselves at the forefront of developments across sectors and channels, ultimately helping us win new business as we couple insight with creative solutions focused on ROI.