On the move: the latest East Midlands hires

Katie Dillingham, Kate Pham and Jessie Mae Lambert

Derby digital marketing agency Alphageek has made three appointments.

Jessie Mae Lambert has been hired as internal marketing manager at Alphageek Digital, based in Century House, Friar Gate, after working as a content marketing lead for Driving Test Success, in Rugeley.

She is joined by paid social executive Kate Pham, who has recently graduated with a master’s in digital marketing from Nottingham Trent University.

Katie Dillingham has been appointed organic social media executive, after completing an apprenticeship with Althaus Digital.

One of Alphageek Digital’s three directors, Kieran Flynn, said: “We are building a first-class team of experienced professionals who are helping us achieve the high standards of work we offer all our clients.

“We’re firmly committed to achieving growth through recruiting the very best talent and ensuring all our staff have all the support, training and qualifications they need for their own development will help ensure we grow together.”

Christian Kumar

The CEO of Medtech Makers Lab, Christian Kumar, has been appointed entrepreneur in residence for Medilink Midlands.

He said: “The Entrepreneur in Residence programme is designed to facilitate innovation, providing support and a tactical roadmap for innovators in the Midlands.

“I’m delighted to be engaging with Medilink Midlands and only too pleased to be able to put my knowledge and experience to excellent use.”

“Christian’s enthusiasm, drive, experience, expertise and connections make him an ideal fit in helping to support Medilink Midlands members. His experience, networks and advice will help our members navigate the complexities in commercialising their innovations. Christian will be invaluable in helping to link suppliers, academia, and innovators and, where possible, seek funding from private investors at a time when government funding is getting increasingly more difficult to come by,” said Medilink Midlands CEO, Melanie Davidson.

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