Who's Who in the ISBA Team

Phil Smith Director General

Phil leads and manages the ISBA team.

Jackie Marlow Director of Membership & Marketing

Jackie ensures membership is at the heart of all we do. From bringing in new members to share the benefits ISBA support to helping develop all advertisers use of our wide range of services. For any Advertisers wishing to join the ISBA membership or thinking of ISBA membership? Contact Jackie.

Debbie Morrison Director of Consultancy & Best Practice

Debbie heads up our unique member consultancy service for all aspects of managing agency relationships. She and her team provide totally confidential advice from full agency reviews to reviewing and creating Best Practice advice and guidance for members.

Chris Perret Director of Finance & Company Secretary

Chris is responsible for our financial management, our internal staffing and for our Council and Executive.

Mark Finney Director of Media and Advertising

Mark brings his expertise on UK media and advertising production. He is available to comment on all media and advertising issues.

Ian Twinn Director of Public Affairs

Ian heads up the public affairs, regulatory issues and ISBA Comms. With Mike and Bob he is available for comment on advertisers' issues. He convenes both the Public Affairs and the Sustainability Groups. Contact Ian for all communications related to ISBA.

Hicham Felter Communications Manager

For public affairs and media enquirers contact 07901 528 980

Anna Martin Media Assistant & Receptionist

Assistant to Mark Finney and his Media and Advertising team.

Mark Willock Training Development Manager

Mark is responsible for driving forward ISBA’s in-house and online training products. If you have a training requirement for your team, contact Mark.

Jane Salliss Head of Membership

Keeping members in touch with how we can help; promoting ISBA membership to all advertisers, large or small.

David Ellison Marketing Services Manager

Want to know about Digital, TV, Direct Marketing & Sales Promotion and Press & Outdoor Action Groups? Contact David.

Mario Yiannacou Media and Advertising Manager

Mario works with Mark Finney to maintain and enhance the media & trading environment for advertisers, working flexibly with legislators, regulators and industry as necessary. He also runs the AV action group (AVAG).

Traci Dunne Consultancy Manager

Your contact for all matters marketing and marketing procurement, whether it be agency relationship advice, fee benchmarking, contract template requests, agency evaluation guidance, or agency search and selection/pitch advice. Traci’s specialist areas are PR and Design/Branding.

Vanessa Vidad Data Administrator

Vanessa manages the ISBA database. If you have any change of details and would like them updated please do not hesitate to contact her.

Elvira Bagge Training & Events Executive

Your point of contact about training & events

Bex Baldwin Consultancy Manager

Bex provides help for members regarding fee benchmarking, contract template requests, agency evaluation guidance, agency search and selection/pitch advice. You can also contact Bex for any general consultancy queries.

Julia Gorrod Consultancy Manager

Julia’s career began over 25 years ago client side where she remained for 12 years. She then moved into the agency world and has had a multitude of roles spanning across Client Services, Planning and for the past few years specialising in New Business. Julia brings this mixture of experience and knowledge to the Consultancy team, handling consultancy enquiries from our ISBA members.

Grazina McCarthy Consultancy Assistant

Your first point of contact for anyone looking for help or guidance from the Consultancy team.

Paul Anderson Office Manager

Paul is in charge of maintaining the ISBA office, from managing building works and security, to seeing all our printing and stationery, and many other office needs are met.

Colin Sheehan Membership Marketing Manager

Responsible for all member communications and content.

Claudia King Membership & Marketing Assistant

Claudia can assist with any membership or marketing queries. She is also the first point-of-call to arrange a meeting with the Head of Membership and the rest of the membership team.

Linda Lockyer Executive Assistant to Mike Hughes, Chris Perret and Ian Twinn

Trying to track down Mike, Chris or Ian? Linda can.