Pitch, the UK’s leading sports and sponsorship communications consultancy, has today announced the appointment of Steve Munachen as Creative Director.
He joins with immediate effect from an Associate Director role at 3 Monkeys Communications. Prior to that Steve spent 7 years working through the ranks at Australian agency Pulse Communications, the consumer arm of Ogilvy PR.
Steve’s professional career has seen him lead over $4 million worth of business with some of Australia’s most coveted accounts including Coca-Cola, KFC, Vodafone and Xbox. He has developed award-winning work for clients including VB, Carlton Draught and Activision, and in 2012 he won two gold SABRE awards for consumer campaigns.
Steve’s role at Pitch will be to develop the creative thinking and strategy behind some of its existing national and international clients. He will also work to develop the agency’s growth as part of a revolutionised approach to new business pitches and external marketing of the agency.
Henry Chappell, founder and CEO of Pitch, said:
“Steve is an excellent appointment for us during what is an exciting time for the agency. He brings a wealth of communications experience and expertise from a wide range of clients and high-profile projects. Steve’s appointment demonstrates Pitch’s continued desire to develop and expand our business, and his arrival is the first significant step in the next stage of our growth.”