Mike Mason joins as Chief of operations

Dog has appointed Mike, former Chief Operating Officer at DigitasLBi, as our Chief of Operations.

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OUR NEW Chief operating officer.

Our teams are collaborating more across our four offices. Which is great. We’re also growing in size and recruiting new talent across the business. Which is exciting. And we’re taking on new clients. Which is fantastic.

To make sure we stay on track, Mike has come on board. Which is brilliant!

Mike will be responsible for the design, implementation and continuous refinement of our global operational process across the offices in Glasgow, London, Singapore and Jakarta.

Speaking of the appointment, CEO Gerry McCusker explained:

“In an agency like ours, rock solid operational processes are crucial. They enable and give freedom to creativity and innovation, add value to our clients’ experiences, and maximize the commercial impact of our work, both for our clients’ businesses and our own.

“Dog is a growing agency with a global outlook. Consistent and smooth delivery of high quality work is central to our success and development as a business. Mike has the breadth of expertise, industry experience and personality to help us drive the business forward while nurturing our culture. An appointment of this nature is an indication of our maturity as a business, and commitment to both clients and our staff. We’re confident that Mike will be a huge asset to the agency and we’re delighted to have him on board.”

Mike has worked in the technology, mobile and telecoms sectors for over 20 years in operational and sales and marketing roles. More recently, he generated operational quality for global media and technology company, DigitasLBi, for over 6 years, joining Dog’s senior team with the skillset and commercial focus necessary to contribute significantly to the agency as a global business with an international client base.

Commenting on taking on the role at Dog, Mike added:

"I’ve been talking with Gerry, Alex and David about their ambitious plans for some time now and I’ve long been impressed by their innovative thinking and the business they’ve grown to date. The latest chapter in Dog's story created the opportunity for me to join the team and that was something I was not about to pass up. Dog is awash with amazing digital talent and as we grow I’ll be here to ensure that we work as effectively as possible to produce best in class products, services and campaigns that will create true value for our clients…I’m proud to be Dog.”    

If you would like any further information on the appointment, feel free to contact Helen. And if you think you’d like to join Dog and work with Mike and the rest of the team in any area of the business, please get in touch!