We engage audiences through the creation and delivery of live experiences, communications, immersive and interactive content

We exist to create deeper engagement with our audiences by creating experiences that drive brand memory. By combining our user-centric approach with our Create Unforgettable methodology, we both create and deliver meaningful experiences for our clients, right across the globe.

We have a truly unique set of talents and skills, and we will assemble the right team from across the group, with the right knowledge, experience and expertise to help you overcome your challenge, regardless of what it is.

WRG engages audiences through the creation and delivery of live experiences, communications and digital

The Moment engages audiences through the creation and delivery of video, brand communications, interactive and immersive content

Just Communicate creates and delivers engaging live healthcare events and exhibitions, including the interactive, design and video content

KEY PEOPLE

Russ Lidstone

Russ Lidstone CEO, TCEG

Having started his career at Coca-Cola, Russ has held strategy and leadership roles at advertising agencies, including McCann, BDDH, HHCL, Lowe, JWT and Havas Worldwide. He became CEO of Havas Worldwide in 2009 and spent six years successfully evolving its integrated proposition and doubling the size of the business. The agency was named Media Employer of the Year in 2013 at the same time as winning an agency record number of creative awards, including Cannes gold.

Russ is a member of The Marketing Group of Great Britain, Fellow of the RSA, Tech London Advocate and has been voted one of the UK’s ‘most inspirational creative leaders’. He has featured in The Drum’s Top 20 ‘Adverati’ and ‘Mobile 50’ and appeared in Campaign magazine’s ‘top 10’ lists for Planners and CEOs. He is a Visiting Lecturer at the University of West London and EMBA entrepreneurial projects evaluator at Oxford University’s Said Business School. Russ joined TCEG in April 2016.

David Sharrock

David Sharrock COO, TCEG

Having trained as a chartered accountant, David spent a number of years as a management consultant working with blue chip clients to improve their financial performance.  He then spent 10 years at the Guardian Media Group where he held various finance and leadership roles before moving to Trinity Mirror as part of the sale of GMG Regional Media which he led.

David joined WRG at the end of 2012 as CFO moving to COO in 2013.

David is also a non-executive Director of Sharp Futures, a social enterprise working to grow the Creative and Digital talent pool in Manchester.

Margaret Lawless

Margaret Lawless Head of HR

CIPD qualified with a Masters Degree in Human Resource Management from Salford University,  Margaret has worked as Head of HR for WRG and now TCEG for the past 4 years. Prior to this she worked for the Guardian Media Group  and Trinity Mirror in a senior HR role based in Manchester. Her early career was spent working for Littlewoods in Liverpool.

Mark Gass

Mark Gass Exec Creative Director

Having spent over twenty years in advertising, creating international campaigns for the likes of Nivea as an Executive Creative Director at TBWA, he now sits comfortably at the evolving intersection where brand and experiential meet.

An advocate of our ‘Create Unforgettable’ ethos, he helps the team to deliver impactful and engaging experiences for the likes of Nokia, adidas, HP and Shell, right across the globe.

Jo Crossley-Anderson

Jo Crossley-Anderson Marketing Manager

Jo brings 20 years experience in writing, marketing and technology to her role as Marketing Manager for The Moment. With daily oversight of The Moment’s external and internal communications channels, she works with teams across all areas of the agency to promote our work and incredible talent.

With a strong background in tech, Jo has held a number of marketing, account and business analyst roles for software development and e-commerce agencies.

Steve Kinsey

Steve Kinsey Commercial Finance Director

He joined WRG in early 2007 and has been part of the team and the changes that have seen WRG expand since. Steve grew up in Rhodesia/Zimbabwe and qualified as a Chartered accountant before moving to the UK in 1985.