Since January 2016 Josh has been CEO of MediaCom UK. In this role he is responsible for setting the agency vision, nurturing a People First culture, delivering new business and organic growth, product diversification and future-proofing the business in a fast changing world. He leads a number of the agency’s client relationships, both large and small.Josh left Sussex University with a degree in Social Anthropology and Development and joined Initiative as floppy haired Graduate TV Buyer in 1998. He held various positions in planning and buying roles until his curiosity led him to ad agency and co-operative St. Luke’s.
At the age of 28 he saw an opportunity to set up his own digital agency, Kword which he ran profitably for 3 years. After 3 years he folded Kword into Quantum Media where he became Deputy MD. Quantum was acquired by Havas and Josh joined the Global Exec as Client Development Director. He became particularly interested in business transformation spending most of this time restructuring Havas Media’s New York and Boston offices.
He is responsible for setting the agency vision, delivering growth through new business, organic growth, diversification and future-proofing the business. He leads a number of the agency’s client relationships, large and small.In 2017 Josh was named no.1 Media Agency Leader in Campaign’s 2017 Annual.