Partners Andrews Aldridge, Engine’s customer engagement agency, has hired Ogilvy One creative director Aaron Goldring (below) as its new ECD. Before joining OgilvyOne Goldring was digital creative director at DDB Group New Zealand.
At Partners he will work with founder and chairman Steve Aldridge, creative directors Richard Worrow and Ross Newton and report to CEO Martin Nieri.
Nieri says: “This is a pivotal hire for Partners Andrews Aldridge. We searched high and low to make sure we found the perfect person for it. We were looking for someone unique, who could add an extra spark and take us to the next level. Aaron fits the bill entirely. His track record speaks for itself and he completely shares our values and ambitions.”
Aldridge says: “Aaron has a passion for ideas, and a huge desire to make them. He is the complete, contemporary creative, comfortable in all media and channels”.
Goldring says: “I’m delighted to be joining Partners. The agency has always been based around truly transformative creative ideas and the work that’s currently being created is incredibly diverse. I’m looking forward to working with the team to build on this legacy.”
Partners clients include E.ON, Santander, Nestlé, B&Q and BACS.