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Fantastic Appoints Development Director to Digital Team
Integrated marketing agency Fantastic Media appointed Chris Murphy as Development Director.
The 30-year-old will head the digital team and brings a wealth of industry and agency knowledge, having previous in a range of agencies and roles, including at Fantastic in 2014.
Chris’ remit is to grow the agency’s digital proposition, develop staff and help steer the agency’s digital direction and services.
As well as vast technical knowledge and experience, particularly in the development of eCommerce systems such as Magento, Chris will work alongside clients to identify key business requirements and developing solutions to meet them.
Chris will be working on digital projects for a range of B2B and B2C clients from Skopes and Parkers of Bolton, to Chadwick Lawrence and Byworth Boilers.
This senior appointment is the fifth Fantastic appointment in the last four months and has been made to cater for a growing number of clients and the growth of longstanding key accounts.
“I have always had a huge respect for the business and the Fantastic Media team,” said Chris. “Having previously worked with the agency I had a good idea of the types of businesses and clients that Fantastic Media worked with.
“This client base was more attractive to me as a developer and provided me with more opportunity to put my knowledge to good use and take ownership of the development department.”
“Chris is a great addition to the team,” commented Andy Hobson, Managing Director of Fantastic Media. “His knowledge in web and e-commerce is first rate and he knows the agency so it’s a great for us and our clients.
“We are continuing to grow in all areas and our digital offering is a key part of that. He will enable us to develop as an agency and our clients will get the benefit of his experience and fresh approach.”