Hong Kong – 15 August 2016: Global marketing and technology agency DigitasLBi is bolstering its creative leadership with the hire of Lyndon Hale who joins as regional Executive Creative Director for APAC, which includes Singapore, Australia, India and Hong Kong and Japan.
Hale brings 30 years of industry experience working across global markets including Japan, South Africa, the United Kingdom, and most recently from Australia where he held the title of Executive Creative Director for the Sydney based independent agency Orchard.
Hale moved to Australia in 2007 as ECD and Founding Partner of the then start-up agency Tongue, which, having grown the business from 4 people to 50, sold to WPP in 2010. Following the sale, Lyndon moved across to Razorfish and later Imagination where he focused on large-scale experiential digital work for Commonwealth Bank and Ford.
Lyndon’s work has been recognized with many awards across the years, both regionally as well as Internationally including: B&T, D&AD, Cannes Cyber Lions, Clio, and IAB awards to name a few.
Lyndon will report into Chris Clarke, International Chief Creative Officer, and Annette Male, CEO APAC.