Forepoint recruits Matthew Simpson as head of digital

Preston based creative design and digital agency Forepoint has appointed Matthew Simpson as head of digital.

Matthew previously held a number of senior digital roles in placemaking and regeneration, as well as local government. His experience in digital leadership, strategy and multi-channel campaigns will bolster the firm's web and application development projects.

Graham Bowes, director, said: “Matthew is a welcome addition to our close-knit team. His appointment allows us to drive forward with our ambitious strategic plan to deliver a multi-channel service offer to the businesses we work with, plus ones we’re yet to work with!

“Technologies are evolving rapidly and it’s vital for us to continually innovate and offer as wide a range of integrated services as possible.”

Forepoint was established in 1992 and as offices in Preston and London. It works with high-profile UK and overseas-based clients including; NDA, Sellafield Ltd, Scandit, BAE Systems, DXC Technology, University of Liverpool, Moto Hospitality Limited and the ILA.

Technologies are evolving rapidly and it’s vital for us to continually innovate

Matthew said: “It really is an exciting time to be joining such a prestigious, creative agency. The whole team is so friendly and positive, they are focused and ambitious about the future of the business. I’m truly relishing the opportunity to work with them in shaping and developing the digital services and capabilities.”

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