Chris Forrester, sales and marketing managing director at Digicom, said Evans was a high-calibre hire.
“With a career that has included stints at outdoor specialists as well as media owners, he has a rounded understanding of the market that will prove very valuable for us,” Forrester said.
Evans held the business development director role at Kinetic, where he developed and bought for pan-European out-of-home campaigns for blue-chip clients and promoting new revenue streams for the company.
He was previously a senior business development director at JCDecaux, and has also worked at IPM and Helix Outdoor.
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View photos of all the winners from the 2018 Channel Awards
After a glittering awards evening in Battersea celebrating 25 years of the Awards, we are pleased to share the list of winners and judges' commended winners