Media agency Vizeum has appointed Ben Cunnington (pictured) to the expanding regional team as strategic director for the Asia Pacific branch. Cunnington is based out of Singapore and will report to Kristian Barnes, CEO Vizeum APAC.
Cunnington has over 16 years of experience in the Australian media industry and will move out of his current role as group strategy director for innovation agency Jumptank Australia, owned by Dentsu Aegis Network. In his new capacity, he will suppport Vizeum’s local strategy teams on regional clients, drive global product, and improve the overall strategic offering.
“During my time at Jumptank we constantly pushed the boundaries by combining technology, strategy and creativity to drive our clients businesses. I’m looking forward to building strong connections between people and brands for our clients, and being part of Vizeum’s growth into a key player in the region,” Cunnington said.
“It’s great to add such strong talent to our rapidly expanding regional team supporting Vizeum’s growth across Asia Pacific. Cunnington understands clients’ business drivers, so coupled with his technology, strategy and creative credentials, he is the perfect fit to help deliver the innovative business solutions our clients want.” Kristian Barnes, CEO, Vizeum Asia Pacific said.
Jumptank continues to play a key role in supporting the agency brands of the Dentsu Aegis Network in Australia with a focus on creative and design.