Weber Shandwick, a global strategic communications and consulting network, has announced the promotion of Amy Garrett to the role of UK President. This position marks a new addition to the business structure, reflecting Weber Shandwick's commitment to enhance its creative capabilities and integrated market growth.
Garrett joined Weber Shandwick in July 2021 as Executive Vice President, Creative. She brought over 25 years of industry experience to the role. In her new capacity as UK President, Garrett will be based in London and report to Helen Bennett, Weber Shandwick’s UK CEO. She will focus on ensuring the agency's work maintains the highest quality and will foster a creative-centric culture within the agency. Her primary responsibility will be to shape the agency's vision and proposition, establishing the UK as a creative powerhouse in the era of earned media.
Prior to joining Weber Shandwick, Garrett served as Managing Director at Beano Studios, where she helped shape the offering of its creative agency, Trouble. She has also held positions at Mother London and Droga5 London, where she helped grow the agency and delivered award-winning creative work.
Weber Shandwick is an industry-leading earned-first agency, recognized by Ad Age’s A-List in 2020 and named Best Places to Work in 2019.