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Edison Media Welcomes New Hires: Fueling Growth in Manchester's Advertising Scene

Edison Media continues its expansion with the appointment of Ben Ashcroft and Matt Owens, enhancing the team's capabilities and client services.

Ben Ashcroft and Matt Owens, the new digital account manager and production manager, respectively, at Edison Media.

Edison Media in Manchester, now in its fourth year, continues its growth trajectory following a prosperous 2022 and has announced two new additions to its team.

The agency welcomes Ben Ashcroft as its digital account manager. Previously running his own digital agency, Ashcroft brings over six years of experience in digital advertising management, with a focus on the education sector.

Joining as the production manager, Matt Owens brings extensive experience from his roles at MediaCom and CityPress. Having managed high-profile accounts like Aldi, Cinch, and webuyanycar, Owens is adept at overseeing prominent accounts. In his role at Edison Media, Owens will supervise the entire after-sale process, encompassing deadline planning, artwork submissions, and post-campaign analysis.

Commenting on the new hires, Nicola Orrell, MD of Edison Media, emphasized the agency's dedication to maintaining strong client relationships and said that Ashcroft and Owens' addition reaffirms the company's commitment to client delivery and results. Both Ashcroft and Owens expressed enthusiasm about joining the ambitious and talented team at Edison Media, recognizing the agency's vision and its position at the forefront of the advertising industry in Manchester.