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Movers + Shakers: Gate 7 adds Jacob Annesley as Director of PR & Content

Swelling the ranks of its team, travel and tourism marketing agency Gate 7 has appointed Jacob Annesley as its new Director of Public Relations & Content to spearhead new client directions for creative storytelling and brand promotion.

Swelling the ranks of its team, travel and tourism marketing agency Gate 7 has appointed Jacob Annesley as its new Director of Public Relations & Content to spearhead new client directions for creative storytelling and brand promotion.

In his new role, Mr Annesley will lead all PR and content creation activities, working closely with Gate 7’s industry expert directors Penny Brand (Director of Tourism & Development) and Vanessa Fletcher (Head of Strategy).

He brings extensive expertise to the account team, delivering successful communications strategy and creative campaigns for clients such as Xbox Asia Pacific, Destination NSW, Audible, Snapchat and Netflix at Ogilvy PR along with stints at Ubisoft and Mushroom Group.

Gate 7 was recognised as a Travel South USA Ambassador Global Partner of the Year – Jo Palmer and Penny Brand (in centre) accepted the award.

Mr Annesley’s appointment comes as the award-winning agency expands its portfolio and reaffirms its dedication to delivering innovative marketing solutions within the travel and tourism sector.

Managing Director Jo Palmer said Mr Annesley’s expertise in crafting compelling narratives and integrated campaigns will play a crucial role in connecting travellers with the unique experiences offered by the destinations Gate 7 represents.

 “We are delighted to welcome Jacob Annesley to lead our PR team. His extensive experience, creativity and leadership will make him an invaluable addition and help continue our drive for innovation and authentic connection through our storytelling.”

Mr Annesley said: “I am thrilled to be part of a team known around the globe for their passion for showcasing the beauty and diversity of destinations worldwide.”

“The opportunity to work with Jo was especially compelling, whose vision for Gate 7 and the industry excited me. Watch this space!”

Find out more at gate7.com.au