Newsworks team

The Newsworks team works to promote the national news brand industry. Find out who does what and how to contact us on this page.

Executive

Tracy De Groose Tracy De Groose Executive Chair Having joined Newsworks in September 2018, Tracy is tasked with championing Britain's vibrant news media to readers and advertisers across the nation. Prior to this, she was CEO of Dentsu Aegis Network.

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Delores Ambrosio Delores Ambrosio EA to Tracy De Groose Delores has worked with the company since its launch in 2003. As well as PA duties, she is involved in organising all of the company's events. Delores has more than 20 years of experience in the media industry, previously within creative agencies.

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Teresa Brookes Teresa Brookes Company Secretary Teresa is responsible for legal, contract, regulatory, property, finance and HR issues. She also represents newsbrands on PAMCo and manages the Agency Recognition Scheme on behalf of the NMA.

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Nick Hubble Nick Hubble Finance & Operations Director Nick joined Newsworks in September 2019 and is responsible for finance and operations. Nick has 20 year’s experience in the media industry, initially starting his career at DMGT before moving to Dentsu Aegis Network.

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Client Services

Niki West Niki West Client Services & Strategy Director Niki joined Newsworks in May 2017 to oversee client services and strategy planning. Her core remit is to forge ever stronger relationships between Newsworks, advertisers and the agency community. Before Newsworks, Niki was a managing partner at Havas Media.

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Natasha Kluger Natasha Kluger Media Agency & Client Manager Natasha is tasked with building day-to-day relations with clients, aiding them with specific research and co-delivering our training programme. She has 12 years of experience in the media industry, beginning her career as an executive at The Publican.

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Rebekah Ackun Rebekah Ackun Media Agency & Client Manager Rebekah creates and maintains both media agency and client relationships. Before joining Newsworks, Rebekah worked for The Drum’s brand consultancy department, the RAR.

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Insight

Denise Turner Denise Turner Insight Director Denise joined Newsworks in 2015. She is responsible for designing and executing Newsworks' insight programme. She has 24 years of experience in both full-service and media agencies. Before Newsworks, Denise was chief insight officer at Havas Media Group.

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Zainab Pirzada Zainab Pirzada Data Insight Manager Zainab joined Newsworks in July 2015. She is responsible for producing insight presentations, writing articles, sourcing ads for the creative gallery and assisting with media agency enquiries. She is also Newsworks’ TouchPoints and PAMCo champion.

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Communications

Rupert Smith Rupert Smith Director of Communications As a thirteen-year-old Rupert appeared in an ad campaign for The Observer with the tagline: If you want to get ahead in media start with The Observer. Since then he hasn’t looked back. Rupert joined Newsworks in September 2019.

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Liz Jaques (maternity leave) Liz Jaques (maternity leave) Head of Communications Liz joined Newsworks in 2012 and is responsible for PR, marketing and communications, including the website, newsletters and social media channels. Before Newsworks, Liz was the editor of Mediatel's media news, opinion and research site Newsline.

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Hannah Ohm Thomas Hannah Ohm Thomas Communications Manager Hannah joined Newsworks in April 2019. She is responsible for managing PR and communications. Before Newsworks, Hannah worked for the PR agency BCW in Brussels and New York.

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Creative

Ben Wright Ben Wright Creative Director Ben has been with Newsworks since 2013 and champions news brand creativity. His role is to inform, inspire and place creativity and design at the heart of the news brand industry. He has led previously in both agency and in-house roles.

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Mark Lukas Mark Lukas Creative Designer Mark joined Newsworks in June 2016. He is responsible for helping to deliver the creative output for Newsworks - both online and offline.

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Get in touch

Newsworks
3rd Floor
3 Marshalsea Road
London
SE1 1EP

Phone:
0203 949 7470

Email:
info@newsworks.org.uk

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