“the7stars aims to lead by example; by doing the right thing by their clients, staff, and through the7stars foundation, society.“
the7stars are the UK’s most successful and largest independent media agency, planning and buying campaigns across all media channels, for a number of challenging, inspirational and extraordinary advertisers. If you would like to learn more of the7stars, Campaign and Media Week’s agency of the year (2015), you can do so, here.
Mark founded the7stars alongside Jenny in 2005. His role prior to setting up the7stars was Investment Director for Aegis. Mark’s strengths lie in media trading and with 30 years’ experience he can legitimately claim to have seen it all when it comes to understanding the media market in all its forms.
I’m really proud to be part of the7stars foundation. I have three happy, successful children and I know how easy it’s been for them. Contributing to the lives of young people whose life experiences haven’t been as positive is a privilege and sums up the original ethos of the7stars.
Jenny set up the7stars alongside Mark in 2005. Since then Jenny she has led the7stars to become the UK’s largest and most successful media agency, winning Media Agency of the Year with both Media Week and Campaign Magazine in 2015. Jenny is particularly focused on workplace culture and the7stars has been named the Sunday Times’ third best small company to work for for the last three years.
We work very hard at the7stars to create a successful business that we are proud of. But if our profits can go towards helping people less fortunate than ourselves then that hard work becomes 100 times more rewarding.
Anuschka has worked in media for 15 years, and at the7stars for nearly 10 years where she is now a Board Director. She initially started her career at Channel 4 in the audience research team, then moved into Media working across entertainment and retail clients.
I wanted to be a trustee of the7stars foundation so that I could be part of something good. Something that gave back to those less fortunate and that would hopefully make a real difference to people’s lives in the long term. Sharing our success with others is what we are all about.
Helen has over 15years experience in media research and planning. She is Head of Insight at the7stars and has been part of the team for almost 3 years, previously holding roles in Research & Insight at Viacom International Media Networks, Media Planning at the BBC, and as a Media Analyst at Billets Consulting. Helen works across all clients at the7stars and is passionate about championing a consumer centric planning approach throughout the agency.
I’m thrilled to be a part of the7stars foundation – it makes the work we do more rewarding to know that we can help drive positive change through donations big and small that make a genuine difference to others less fortunate.
Liam is one of the Managing Partners of the7stars, responsible for managing the output of the different specialist teams. He heads up the trading team working closely with Mark Jarvis trading across all clients. He started his career at ASDA until he was lured agency side to join the team at Carat where he was Media Manager for 4 years. He has been with the7stars for 8 years.
I believe that forward thinking businesses have a responsibility to give back and make a difference to the communities that they work in for the greater good. the7stars foundation can make a real difference to young peoples lives and being part of that makes me feel extremely proud.
Nick has worked in media for more than 25 years and at the7stars, as a Managing Partner for over six years, ensuring best in class client service and possible outputs for clients. Previous to the7stars Nick founded the Outdoor specialist GEN outdoor.
I hope that in some way we can give something back to society. That our success, shared through the foundation, will help a few individuals – positively impacting on the lives they lead.
Rhiannon is head of TV at the7stars and has over 16 years of experience working in Broadcast. She started her career at Vizeum Connections as a TV Connection Executive before moving to Manning Gottlieb OMD as a TV Account Director. She joined the7stars seven years ago.
I feel very fortunate as an individual to have the upbringing that I have had, to be able to give others the support and truly make a difference is why the7stars foundation is so important and motivates me on a daily basis.