MRM/McCann, one of the leading global customer relationship agencies has enlisted Hande Guler to oversee the company’s creative operations in the region. Hande comes with a global perspective on the industry after having a career that spanned across 3 countries. She specializes in developing integrated campaigns and products, designing and leading digital transformation strategies, and translating strategic objectives into measurable goals. The no. of awards she’s received from various establishments such as Cannes Lions, The One Show, Dubai Lynx etc are a testament to her strategies.
“As we remain focused on creative excellence across our global network, continuing to build our agency’s bench of talent is of absolute importance. Bringing creative talent of Hande’s caliber onboard reinforces our commitment to creating work that drives results for our clients.” says Kate MacNevin, global chief executive officer at MRM/McCann.
This past year MRM/McCann has experienced a great period of creative and business expansion in the region under the leadership of regional managing director, Jad Hindy. With Hande at the helm of creative, the wheels are set in motion.
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