Leading independent communications agency, Midas has today announced the promotion of Hannah Bright and Suzie Jacobs to Account Director, and Anna Zanetti to Senior Account Manager.
Hannah Bright is promoted to Account Director, working across books and publishing. Since joining Midas in January 2021 Bright has delivered headline-grabbing campaigns for the likes of Bookshop.org and Cheltenham Literary Festival, worked with poetry maestro Allie Esiri, and been recognised with a PPC nomination for her campaign for Animal by Lisa Taddeo.
Suzie Jacobs, promoted to Account Director, joined Midas in June 2019 and has delivered a number of standout campaigns across visual arts and culture. Her clients include Prestel, Opera Gallery and The Box in Plymouth, as well as the Dylan Thomas Prize, Henley Festival and Paolo Diana. Her work on The Box’s post-lockdown reopening has been shortlisted for a coveted PRCA Dare Award.
Anna Zanetti is promoted to Senior Account Manager, having worked on first-class campaigns for Bookshop Day, Independent Bookshop Week, Bookshop.org, and Institut Ramon Llull, with her work on Bookshop Day receiving a Highly Commended at the PPC Awards. Anna has become known as a specialist in poetry, working with Poetry for Good, Miguel Cullen, The Poetry Cove and flipped eye.
Jason Bartholomew, CEO at Midas, said: “Hannah, Suzie and Anna are each highly accomplished publicists, whose genuine passion for books, publishing, visual arts and culture means their clients adore working with them as much as their Midas colleagues do. It has been deeply satisfying to see each of them so rightly recognised with award nominations across both publishing and PR industry awards in recent months. As we look ahead to a busy and exciting year across the cultural sphere, we are delighted to be promoting Hannah, Suzie and Anna, who I am confident will continue to play an integral role in delivering standout PR campaigns for our clients.”
Midas has also been shortlisted for a PRCA Dare Award for its work with Hachette Children’s Books and BookTrust to launch Waterstones Children’s Laureate, Cressida Cowell’s ‘Life-Changing Libraries’ campaign.