Following a competitive pitch, Ensemble has been appointed to the Australian digital agency roster for pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline (GSK).
Ensemble joins a strong group of existing and new agencies that conduct work for GSK across aspects of marketing communications.
Forthcoming assignments for Ensemble from GSK will focus on digital communications, from strategy and creative through to production and shopper marketing.
This appointment is off the back of the agency broadening its offering into full-service creative and digital services under the umbrella of ‘Contagious Ideas’. So far this year Ensemble has widened its client base significantly including recent appointments from Contiki, Acquire Learning and The Australian Grand Prix Corporation.
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