Jason was appointed Chief Executive Officer of MEC UK (now Wavemaker) in January 2016 and since then the agency has won over £290m in new business billings and been named Campaign’s Media Agency of the Year 2016.
Prior to this he spent two years as joint CEO, building a diverse offering including the restructure of MEC’s Performance team and the launches of Wavemaker, the content offering and Tonic, its tech division. MEC won the Chairman’s Award for Innovation and Agency of the Year at the Campaign Media Awards 2015.
Jason was previously Chief Operating Officer, during which time he built the agency’s digital, data, performance, investment and commercial teams. Jason joined the agency in 2006 to lead its direct and digital business, MEC Interaction. Prior to joining MEC, Jason was a board director at Zed, ZenithOptimedia’s digital and direct business. Jason is a passionate supporter of the IPA and sits on both the membership committee and the IPA Council itself.