Hayley Lawrence has been promoted to the position of managing director at marketing agency, Brand & Deliver.
Lawrence first joined the firm back in 2010 as account director, before being promoted to director of events and joining the board in 2015.
During her tenure, Lawrence has played a key part in the growth of the company, increasing turnover by 65 per cent in the last 12 months.
Lawrence will now be responsible for the day to day running of the company, overseeing all project delivery, client relationships and operational aspects.
“From my early days as a freelance production manager when B&D were my client, to an incredible seven years working my way through the ranks, B&D has been in my blood for a long time now,” said Lawrence.
“I love the agency, from the creativity of its staff to its inspirational leadership and I’m honoured to be working alongside Ben to steer us through this next phase of growth.”
Founder, Ben Gallop, who will remain as CEO, added: “Hayley is one in a million. I can’t put a figure on the value she has brought to the agency through her incredible work ethic, her creative spark and her straight-talking approach.
“I know she will do a fantastic job running Brand & Deliver, allowing me to focus on the strategic direction of the agency alongside other projects.”