Contacts

Here are contact details for some key members of the Warc Team. For your Client Services Manager please visit Your Warc, they will be able to assist you with any issues you might encounter whilst on the site.

For subscription enquiries relating to Admap, International Journal of Advertising, International Journal of Market Research, Journal of Advertising Research or Market Leader please contact Marston.

Chief Executive Officer

Global Client Services

Finance

Louise Ainsworth, Chief Executive Officer Eva Kasten, Warc Americas Ed Pank, Warc Asia Darren Blundy, Finance Director
Louise Ainsworth, Chief Executive Officer Louise Ainsworth, Chief Executive Officer
Louise joined Warc as Chief Executive Officer in July 2012. After 9 years of agency experience at OgilvyOne, OgilvyInteractive and Organic, the digital agency, she joined Nielsen where she led the Nielsen Online EMEA team and launched Nielsen’s international advertising effectiveness offering. Earlier in her career she worked client side at Shell and as a strategist at Bain & Company and the BBC.

Louise holds degrees from Oxford University & Warwick University, an MBA from INSEAD and is a trustee of the Nominet Trust.

e Louise.Ainsworth@warc.com t +44 (0) 20 7467 8125
Eva Kasten, Warc Americas Eva Kasten, Warc Americas
Eva began working with Warc in 1997, building early content partnerships for the site. She represents Warc in the US and Americas. Previously Eva was Executive Vice President for The Advertising Council. Eva's experience also includes representing the advertising agency business in Washington DC with the American Association of Advertising Agencies. She started her career in the advertising agency business, working in account services at Benton & Bowles and then Needham Harper.
e ekasten@warcamericas.com t +1 202 778 0680
Ed Pank, Warc Asia Ed Pank, Warc Asia
Ed, former Managing Director of Bates 141 Singapore, was previously a Board Director at RKCR/Y&R in London. He has helped to develop brand strategy and campaigns for Lego, Marks & Spencer, Land Rover, Nokia, Heineken and Sony.
e Edward.Pank@warc.com t +65 3157 6201
Darren Blundy, Finance Director Darren Blundy, Finance Director
Darren joined Warc as Finance Director in February 2009.   After qualifying as an accountant with KPMG, Darren worked in a variety of roles for British Airways, UCB S.A and, most recently, MLL Telecom where he was Head of Finance. Darren is a member of the ICAEW and has an MBA from Warwick Business School. Outside of work, Darren enjoys a variety of sports and has two young sons that keep him busy.
e Darren.Blundy@warc.com t +44 (0) 20 7467 8123

Editorial

Admap

Data

David Tiltman, International Editor Geoffrey Precourt, US Editor Colin Grimshaw, Editor, Admap Suzy Young, Data Editor
David Tiltman, International Editor David Tiltman, International Editor
David is International Editor, responsible for expanding Warc's supply of content from around the world. He has been writing about media and marketing for more than a decade, including six years at Haymarket Media Group. There he was features editor on Marketing magazine, based in London, before moving to the Hong Kong Office to become Managing Editor of Haymarket's Media magazine (now Campaign Asia), covering marketing and media across Asia-Pacific.
e David.Tiltman@warc.com t +44 (0) 20 7467 8150
Geoffrey Precourt, US Editor Geoffrey Precourt, US Editor
Geoffrey is Warc's US Editor and Editor-in-chief of the Journal of Advertising Research. He is the co-author of Always On: Advertising Marketing and Media in an Era of Consumer Control and served as editor of CMO Thought Leaders: The Rise of the Strategic Marketer. Geoffrey has served as a contributing Editor of Fortune Magazine, Deputy Editor of Smart Money, and was the founding Editor of AdWeek US, amongst other magazines. For Crain Communications, publisher of Ad Age, he created and launched Point, a monthly magazine for Senior Marketing Management.
e Geoffrey.Precourt@warc.com t +413 (387) 9000
Colin Grimshaw, Editor, Admap Colin Grimshaw, Editor, Admap
Colin joined Warc as Editor of Admap magazine in August 2008. He was previously Deputy Editor of Media Week and Media Editor of Marketing. He has written extensively on media, advertising and marketing for the Financial Times, Sunday Business, The Independent, The Guardian and The Evening Standard. Colin began his career in media at the Los Angeles Times as a Financial Analyst, rising to Manager of Financial Planning and Analysis. On returning to London, he joined the Telegraph Group - where he launched The Weekly Telegraph – and held executive positions at the Guardian Media Group and Emap.
e Colin.Grimshaw@warc.com t +44 (0) 20 7467 8131
Suzy Young, Data Editor Suzy Young, Data Editor
Suzy joined Warc in July 2000 as an editorial assistant on warc.com. She became involved with Warc Data in 2001 and is now responsible for collating its extensive range of international advertising expenditure and media data for 80 markets worldwide. This encompasses the Warc International Ad Forecast and Warc’s Consensus Ad Forecast. Alongside these reports, Suzy carries out a quarterly survey of UK adspend on behalf of the UK Advertising Association.
e Suzy.Young@warc.com t +44 (0) 20 7467 8140