Fetch, the mobile-first agency, has announced Jonathan Dove as its new Business Development Director to push the company’s business across the UK. Dove brings on board over 15 years of industry experience having previously co-founded business consultancy Paloma in 2012. In addition, he held similar roles at agencies G2 and Interfocus where he worked with brands such as Guinness, Harvey Nichols, SAB Miller, and Sainsbury’s.
Jonathan Dove joins Fetch
At Fetch, he’ll be reporting to Managing Director Jo Sutherland and drive the agency’s national new business efforts among advertisers who are looking to prepare their business in line with an increasingly mobile-first world.
Jo Sutherland, Managing Director UK, Fetch, adds:
“We’re working with brilliant clients on exciting new projects so we’re in investing in brilliant people to deliver best in class services. Jonathan brings a wealth of experience enticing world class brands to work with agencies and we look forward to him doing the same for Fetch in our core areas of mobile expertise.”
The hire follows recent new business contracts from Auto Trader and TUI.
In addition, Fetch has hired Sara Patel as Commercial Director and Alex Musson as UX Lead for the agency. Patel joins from MyThings Media, a desktop retargeting specialist. Prior to that, she worked at Sizmek and Mediacom and has a good track record in building new products, services and processes. At Fetch, she’ll be responsible for building the firm’s commercial propositions around the agency’s emerging media services.
Alex Musson will deliver mobile-first UX to Fetch’s client base. He has worked at digital agencies including Dare, Albion and AKQA.