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ByDave Stopher

Jul 27, 2019 #Business

NEWCASTLE headquartered digital product design company Shout Digital has welcomed seven new faces following significant client growth in the first half of 2019.

Joining a strong team of 30, the seven new recruits have filled numerous roles in all areas of the business including account director, account manager, client relationship executive, creative designer, DevOps engineer, marketing manager and project manager. Past clients the new additions have worked with include Apple, BMW, Audi and Mercedes-Benz.

Rachel Roberts has joined the team as marketing manager and will be responsible for the marketing strategy and overall brand development in the UK and US marketplace.  Rachel said: “Before joining Shout I spent the last 15 years’ marketing prestige brands in the automotive industry including BMW, Audi and Mercedes-Benz. Shout has an amazing team and I look forward to working closely on its brand and strategy.”

Ron Wilcox, who has joined the team as account director, said: “I will be leading the commercial relationships with several clients and working to bring new digital projects into the Shout office. I have 10 years’ experience working at Apple where I operated on projects across the globe, before moving into software innovation development.”

Shout has welcomed Michael Hutchinson as creative designer where he will be focussing on all aspects of digital product design for clients including UX design, interaction design, branding and more. Before joining Shout, Michael has specialised in web and mobile app design for the last six years, working for a wide range of clients and start-ups.

Account manager Amy Czuba, client relationship executive Bethany Hickford, project manager Danny Harris and DevOps engineer Greg Hunter have also joined the team.

Gary Boon, chief executive at Shout Digital, said: “We’ve had a series of significant account wins over the first six months of 2019 which is completely down to the hard work and dedication of our world class team. As we take on more clients, our output has increased and the new members of the team will play a crucial role in our rapidly growing business.

“The Shout team are passionate about what we do and we are pleased to say that we have some of the most experienced and talented people in the industry. The seven new members of the team fit the Shout business and culture well and we’re excited to get them on board with some fantastic projects.”

Since launching in 2009, Shout’s unmatched experience has delivered work for industry-leading organisations in finance, property, leisure and tourism, education and retail. The company’s impressive portfolio includes major digital platform and app builds for the likes of Newcastle International Airport, Newcastle United, OK! Magazine, P&G, Parkdean Resorts, Northumbria University, CPP and many more.