Big Bamboo Agency, based in Harrogate, welcomes Lynsey Holley-Matthews as its new Marketing and Communications Director. The 2018 IoD Director of the Year for Corporate Social Responsibility, Holley-Matthews, brings a wealth of experience to her new role from her previous position as Senior Marketing Manager at Bristol’s ilke Homes. She has also held marketing roles at South Wales-based Jehu Group, Trivallis and Opco.
Owner and founding Director, Nicola Stamford, expressed delight at attracting a professional of Holley-Matthews' calibre to the business. She anticipates that Holley-Matthews' primary focus will be on nurturing the existing client base, adding value, and supporting a targeted business development approach to attracting new clients that align with their portfolio.
Holley-Matthews attributed her decision to join the Yorkshire agency to a meeting on LinkedIn with Stamford. Despite accepting another role initially, Stamford's passion for the agency, the team, and future aspirations for the company compelled her to seize the opportunity presented. She is excited about working with the team at Big Bamboo and helping the agency realize the next level of its potential.