Video | Agriculture | Confidence | Economy | Energy | Employment | Finance | Media | Property | RBNZ | Science | SOEs | Tax | Technology | Telecoms | Tourism | Transport | Search


Carat appoints Jacquie Bennett as Planning Director

19th May 2014

Carat appoints Jacquie Bennett as Planning Director

Carat, the world’s number one global media network according to RECMA, has appointed Jacquie Bennett as Planning Director across the Group in New Zealand.

Jacquie joins Carat from previous strategy director roles at OMD Auckland and Sydney; most recently freelance consulting to media and creative agencies in New Zealand and Australia.

In her role, Jacquie will provide strategic planning leadership for Carat as well as strategic input across the various companies in the Dentsu Aegis Network, including performance marketing agency iProspect, PR company Haystac, digital creative agency Isobar and activations businesses Synergy and ApolloNation.

Speaking on the appointment, Rob Harvey, Dentsu Aegis Network’s New Zealand CEO said,

“Jacquie is an absolute star and just the type of holistic thinker we want in our group. She is insightful, strategic, creative, and a brilliant cultural fit. I am really excited about having Jacquie in the Carat business and I know she will use the full potential of our unique operating model to add real value to Dentsu Aegis group and our clients."

Jacquie said, “I am really enjoying working with such a breadth of great strategic minds across the Dentsu Aegis Network agencies, and clients who are open to our innovative solutions. I have been very impressed by the scope of opportunity at Carat thus far and look forward to leading our New Zealand team to more great success.”

About Dentsu Aegis Network
Carat is part of Dentsu Aegis Network, the first truly global communications network for the digital age. Dentsu Aegis Network aims to be the global network of choice for clients seeking best-in-class expertise and capabilities in brand, media and digital communications services. Offering a distinctive and innovative range of products and services, Dentsu Aegis Network ANZ is headquartered in Melbourne with offices in Sydney, Brisbane, Canberra, Perth and Auckland. Globally, Dentsu Aegis Network operates in 110 countries worldwide with over 23,000 dedicated specialists. /


© Scoop Media

Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines


Shocking Dairy Footage: MPI Failing Our Animals And Damaging Our Reputation

Greens “Nathan Guy needs to urgently look into how his ministry is enforcing animal welfare standards, how these appalling incidents happened under its watch and what it’s going to do prevent similar incidents happening again in the future." More>>


Land & Water Forum: Fourth Report On Water Management

The Land and Water Forum (LWF) today published its fourth report, outlining 60 new consensus recommendations for how New Zealand should improve its management of fresh water and calling on the Government to urgently adopt all of its recommendations from earlier reports. More>>



Welcome Home: Record High Migration Stokes 41-Year High Population Growth

New Zealand annual net migration hit a new high in October as more people arrived from than departed for Australia for the first time in more than 20 years. More>>


Citizens' Advice Bureau: Report Shows Desperate Housing Situation Throughout NZ

CAB's in-depth analysis of over 2000 client enquiries about emergency accommodation shows vulnerable families, pregnant women and children living in cars and garages, even after seeking assistance from the Ministry of Social Development and Housing New Zealand. More>>


Get More From Scoop

Search Scoop  
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news