Great Eastern picks BLKJ for creative and social duties

Great Eastern has appointed BLKJ as its creative and social agency for a period of two years. This comes following two multi-agency pitches by the insurance company.

Newly appointed BLKJ will be handling the marketing campaigns and content work for Great Eastern. The incumbent for creative was Arcade, while the company worked with various agencies for social campaigns.

Keith Chia, head group brand and marketing, Great Eastern said that BLKJ has a good understanding of the company's DNA and what it requires for the brand to keep growing.

"Great Eastern is a brand trusted by generations of customers. As we move forward to engage and serve the Millennial generation, our focus is to digitally connect our brand to offer fresh experiences and content formats. We are excited with this strategic collaboration and look forward to strong positive outcomes," he added.

"We at BLKJ are delighted that Great Eastern has trusted us with a 111 year-old brand. Insurance and investments are tools that touch the lives of almost every Singaporean and our endeavour will be to amplify Great Eastern’s offerings. As the company drives it's digital transformation, there are many synergies between them and us. We look forward to helping Great Eastern stay ahead of the pack in this journey," Rowena Bhagchandani, CEO and co-founder, BLKJ said.