Hallam expands Paid Social team with two new hires

Hallam paid social hires Alex and Darren

Multi award-winning agency, Hallam, has announced the appointment of Senior Paid Social Consultant, Alex Jackson, and Paid Social Consultant, Darren Smith, to its team.

Hallam Paid Social hires

No stranger to agency life, Jackson (left, main pic) brings more than five years of experience to the role, having previously worked with national and international brands across various sectors, from banking to fashion. 

Helping to build the paid social offering for Hallam, Jackson delivers paid media training whilst also constructing and delivering strategies across all paid social channels for clients.

Commenting on his new role, Jackson said: “Hallam has been amazing from day one. It’s refreshing in agency life to find such a tight knit group of people that all hold the company culture at the heart of what they do. 

“It’s a capricious time for digital marketing, and being able to shape the strategy and assemble the best paid social team ever is really exciting.”

Smith (right, main pic) also has a solid paid social background. With a MSc in Marketing and more than three years of agency experience in digital marketing, he’s worked on everything from startups with low budgets, all the way up to huge brands with mega spend.

“I’m delighted to be working at Hallam” Smith said. “With so many changes in the marketing sector, it’s an exciting time to work in paid social and I look forward to using my experience gained so far for our clients’ new projects in 2022.”

Jack Brown, Head of Paid Media at Hallam, said: “I’m thrilled to welcome Alex and Darren to Hallam. 

“Joining us with a wealth of experience from various leading digital agencies, Alex and Darren have already proven themselves to be incredibly valued members of our team, with fresh perspectives and innovative ideas. ”