Mark Russell as senior accounte and Adrienne Brault as account executive are the newest appointments at the Newad team in western Canada.
“These two appointments strengthen Newad’s leadership in Vancouver, a market that is experiencing constant growth,” says Jerrid Grimm, Newad’s vice-president and regional general manager – Western Canada. “Mark and Adrienne will be important players in further developing relationships with our advertising partners, to whom we’re constantly proving our ability to activate creative and effective campaigns and promotions.”
Russell has been with Newad for five years and was promoted from the position of account executive. Prior to Newad, he was with Wasserman + Partners Advertising and Inventa.
“He has proven to be a leader in all facets of our business, from Experiential Marketing to Indoor Advertising and Online,” says Grimm. “Mark was a natural choice to lead our British Columbia Indoor advertising and OnLine sales divisions, and to continue to drive our incredible growth.”
Brault joins Newad as a recent grad from UBC’s Sauder School of Business where she obtained her MBA, focusing primarily on marketing and finance. Before doing her Masters, she worked on the agency side at Vizeum in Vancouver and Media Experts in Montreal. Se also has a BA Honours in Mass Communications from Carlton University and a number of Public Relations Management courses from McGill University.