Fast growing digital agency takes on trio of expert recruits

24 Marketing

A fast growing digital marketing has strengthened its position by bringing in three experts.

Burnley based +24 Marketing specialises in marketing, software development, web design and content.

Blue chip customers include Screwfix, Ansell Lighting, Calico Group and Tier 1, the country’s leading IT asset disposal and refurbishment providers.

Simon Jacobs has taken on the role as +24’s digital marketing tutor.

His primary focus will be helping to meet the demand for the firm’s growing training offering, including the pioneering tech apprenticeship scheme Project Digital, delivered in collaboration with Burnley College.

He said: “Despite knowing the industry inside out, I’m thrilled to be given this new opportunity to work alongside top professionals at +24 Marketing.

“The next generation is our future, and I cherish the opportunity to use our award-winning experience to help mould young minds into becoming the digital marketing pioneers of the future.”

Josh Green, joins from one of the UK’s leading tech firms and Dan Wilmott, from another top ranked marketing business.

They will be working with +24 Marketing’s web development team to deliver campaigns and content.

The announcement comes at an important time for the company. Based at The Landmark, Burnley’s state-of-the-art hub for business, +24 are making vital in-roads at expanding their brand in new areas.

Sam Keenan, +24’s marketing manager, said: “This is a really exciting time for +24. We are settled into our new home at The Landmark and we’re celebrating some significant recent client wins.

“Simon, Josh and Dan bring specialist expertise to help strengthen our talented team so we can continue delivering great results for our wide range of clients.”

Founder and managing director Dave Walker said: “This is an exciting time for +24, as we expand upon our award-winning position at the top of the industry.

“It has always been important to us that we give back to our community, and Simon will be helping create the next generation of digital marketers, right here at our home in Burnley.

“Simon, Josh and Dan will fit right in, helping us at +24 pave the way for future projects and the opportunity to add more awards to our brand – all the while collaborating with other local organisations to position Burnley at the forefront of Britain’s digital future.”