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Russell Oakley
Russell Oakley
Russell‘s professional bio / interests
Co-founder of GO!, the fastest growing intermediary business in the UK. The GO! Network exists to help build proper relationships between brands and agencies. We support brands by running a zero cost search and selection process from end-to-end so that you have a better chance of success in the long run, removing that ‘what if’ feeling for good. A former Business Development Director and GM for multiple creative agencies and publishers in London and Manchester, I have 12+ years of successfully launching and developing commercially successful Agency New Business Development teams. Proven expertise in helping brands and agencies connect with & engage their audiences through the design & implementation of award winning strategic content. I have an extensive network of key decision makers within leading global brands and agencies.
I’d like help with…
Helping brands benchmark their existing agencies and running the search and appointment process of new agencies.
An interesting, or unusual fact(s) about me…
I worked in a category A prison for 6 months! Eye opening.
I live in
A career highlight
Winning and then running award winning global campaigns for brands such as Levi’s, Vodafone, Continental, DFS, Kenco and Renault.
Joined Guild
20 July, 2021