At The Good Marketer, we have gone from strength to strength throughout lockdown and 2021 is no exception as we welcome four new members to our team! This expansion has bought some excellent talent and fresh ideas, allowing us to continue to deliver strong and successful campaigns for our clients.
So, without further ado, let’s introduce our new members!
Charlie Walsh – Account Manager
Charlie is the newest member of our team and has joined us as an account manager. So, he will be delivering effective projects and working with clients to achieve the best results possible for them.
Fun Fact About Yourself: I can make a noise like an Owl with my hands.
Why Do You Enjoy Working In This Industry? The mix between creative and business! Being able to discuss with clients your creative vision to enhance their products or services in order to fulfill a business goal.
Why Are You Excited About Working For TGM? To work as part of a great team with like-minded individuals. The different projects day to day are exciting & keeps you on your toes.
What Are Your Plans For When Lockdown Has Been Lifted? To try to make up for lost time, I’ve got events every weekend until late August to give it a good try!
What Have You Missed The Most During Lockdown? Normality & social life!
Mike Thompsett – Client Success Director
Mike has joined us as our new Client Success Director. He will be very busy working both with the team, our director (Tom) and liaising with clients.
Fun Fact About Yourself: Not really unique but I run… a lot! Marathons, long-distance, all sorts. It’s been kind of a saving grace during the past year, too. I want to do an Iron Man one day!
Why Do You Enjoy Working In This Industry? I really like seeing the analytics of how people are reaching their destination; it started from my time in journalism where I was really interested in the source of people reaching stories. Was it an organic search? If so, what were the terms? Was it a social media link? If so, which platform. All that kind of deep-dive stuff!
Why Are You Excited About Working For TGM? The team are so knowledgeable and we have some amazing clients that I’m excited to get to know a bit more!
What Are Your Plans For When Lockdown Has Been Lifted? Pretty standard, lockdown has made us realise how much we need to see friends and family, so I’m excited to get back together with them. And, of course, to get back into the pub!
What Have You Missed The Most During Lockdown? Live events, like football or music, can’t wait to have a day back out watching my beloved Crystal Palace!
Jack Pickering – Digital Marketing Assistant
Jack has bought plenty of enthusiasm already and is joining Lucy and Megan as a Digital Marketing Assistant, as well as working with the rest of the team to produce quality work for our clients.
Fun Fact About Yourself: I competed at a national level as a swimmer when I was 12 years old.
Why Do You Enjoy Working In This Industry? I love any opportunity for creativity and getting to produce content that creates a connection with a target audience. Also, I love how it forces me to look outside of my own world view and see things from other perspectives.
Why Are You Excited About Working For TGM? It’s amazing to get to be around people who are as passionate and driven as I am.
What Are Your Plans For When Lockdown Has Been Lifted? Going out as much as possible! And maybe a nice mini-break with my friends somewhere hot!
What Have You Missed The Most During Lockdown? Not being able to see and be with the people I love!
Billy Mackie – Digital Marketing Executive
As a Digital Marketing Executive, Billy will be working predominantly with both the Account Managers and Digital Marketing Assistants to deliver work and strategies for our clients that will enhance their business growth.
Fun Fact About Yourself: I have lived in an american RV, on a small island in Greece and in Vietnam!
Why Do You Enjoy Working In This Industry? Not to sound nerdy but I really love seeing a strategy I’ve formulated work. The nitty gritty targeting details that can make all the difference. There is also so much room for creativity in the ever evolving digital landscape to keep you on your toes. Helping deserving businesses reach new customers is also a plus!
Why Are You Excited About Working For TGM? Being a part of a young, independent company experiencing such rapid growth is really exciting to me!
What Are Your Plans For When Lockdown Has Been Lifted? A holiday or two if I can get away with it!
What Have You Missed The Most During Lockdown? I‘ve missed nightlife culture in general. It’s an industry I’ve worked in for years and it’s sad seeing it on the ropes. I’m looking forward to the comeback!
As you can see, lots of exciting things are happening here at The Good Marketer, and we’re just getting started!