LONDON—Bite Communications has hired Ben Philipson from Racepoint as consumer practice head, and Will Hill, who will head the firm’s business-to-business practice following a 10-year career at Fleishman Hillard.
Philipson joins from Racepoint Group Europe, where he oversaw the consumer practice and most recently led the firm’s award-winning work for the Republic of Rwanda. His client experience includes eBay, Xbox, Ladbrokes, Expedia and Sony and he has worked with agencies including Racepoint Group, Hotwire and The Red Consultancy.
Hill joins from Fleishman-Hillard and brings client experience including McCain Foods, Salt Union, Cadbury, and the UK’s National Air Traffic Control Services.
Om addotopm. The firm has added two new account directors. Ben Sewell joins the Bite B2B team from 3 Monkeys Communications, and Sophie Brown joins the business practice from Grant Butler Coomber, where she worked on accounts including Nokia, Panasonic and TrendMicro.
Bite veterans Eileen Boydell and Kelly Hall have been named to lead the international and business practices, respectively. Former journalist and content specialist, Sara Driscoll, will run Bite Consulting Services.