Branded entertainment and sponsorship specialist Ensemble has boosted staff numbers by announcing three new hires.
Ben Edmonds has joined the agency’s Melbourne office as senior account director, while Leontine De Sutter has been hired as sponsorship account director at its Sydney office, where she will be joined by Elizabeth Fletcher as sponsorship account manager.
Edmonds has 13 years experience in the UK and Australia, focused on broadcast and event sponsorship, branded content and activations. He was most recently communications director at OMD Fuse for three years and has managed sponsorship and content led campaigns for clients including Mazda, Bupa and Fonterra.
De Sutter previously worked as communications planning manager at Mediacom, working across clients including Volkswagen, Skoda and Bayer, while Fletcher was with media agency Carat as senior sponsorships executive on Nissan and other clients.
Justin Ricketts (pictured) , managing director of Ensemble Australia, said: “The agency’s growth reflects an increasing trend among marketers to extend their brand campaigns through the use of customised content, sponsorships and activations."