Becky Edlin and Ged Savva, Directors of Magpie Creative Communications Ltd have announced the appointment of Gary Lumby MBE to the company Board and see this appointment as a key part of their overall growth ambitions and expansion strategy. This news comes as Magpie celebrate their sixth year of delivering creative campaigns, branding, insight and digital work for the education, health and commercial sectors across the UK. Mr Lumby who already holds several Non Executive positions with other local businesses across the North, joins the Board with immediate effect.

“Gary’s background in Finance and Strategy Development, having held executive positions in a number of major Banks will give Magpie the expertise and support we need to manage and maximise the growth we are seeing”, says Director Becky Edlin “We are very pleased to be able to bring Gary on board at this critical period in the expansion of the company as we are seeing more demand for our services across the UK”

Mr Lumby says “I am delighted to be joining the Board of Magpie for what I am sure will be a period of significant growth which will create new jobs and supplier opportunities for local people and businesses. The Directors have grown the company brilliantly over the last six years and hopefully I can help speed up the pace of their growth even more.”

We are a creative agency based in Leeds, employing a full-time team of 12, a student research team of six and last year were awarded a ‘Highly Commended’ award at the National Undergraduate Employability awards for our outstanding approach to student career opportunities and graduate recruitment.

In the photograph (left to right – Gary Lumby MBE, Becky Edlin and Ged Savva)