A creative communications agency based in Birmingham has strengthened its senior leadership team with the appointment of a relationship director.
Anthony Bisseker has joined Barques, with responsibility for developing the agency’s portfolio of clients and supporting its continued growth.
Bisseker has more than 25 years’ experience across multiple sectors at a senior level, including client side and agency roles in strategic management and business development with the likes of CBSO, Trinity Mirror and Marketing Birmingham.
More recently, he was head of operations for a global supplier to the manufacturing sector.
Bisseker said: “I’m hugely excited to join such a well-established Midlands agency with a fabulous reputation. Barques is a dynamic and growing team of creative communications professionals, who are delivering the very best service to an enviable portfolio of high calibre clients.
“I’m looking forward to the challenge of building on that success through a bold and powerful new brand proposition that will help us develop long-term and sustainable client relationships.”
Jilly Cosgrove, managing director of Barques, added: “I am really pleased that Anthony has chosen to embark on the next stage of his career with Barques. We have known each other in a professional capacity for several years and share the same honest and positive approach to client relationships and new business.
“It’s an exciting time for our agency as we look to the future and I’m confident that we have
the best people in place to take Barques forward for another 30 years to come.”