When we found ourselves in need of multi-disciplined director to fill a key role on our leadership team, we knew we couldn’t hire just anyone. We needed someone who could do it all…and sometimes, all in a day! Richard Whitfield quickly rose to the top of the field, and we couldn’t have been more pleased. After all — multi-talented, multi-capable leaders are a rare breed!
With more than 15 years of agency experience both stateside and in his native England, Richard’s coveted blend of long-term strategic thinking, global brand development, and diverse tactical skills that span UI/UX to writing and design only sharpen Plan B’s position as a one-stop partner for executional expertise across a range of marketing disciplines.
Taking the reins as the lead on our art and design team lead, Richard will help oversee and develop highly-strategic, creative work across our growing portfolio of B2B and B2C clients.
In addition to his sharp eye for disruptive design, keen storytelling sensibility, and history of successful leadership, Richard holds a national diploma in graphic design from Southport Technical College, a degree in design communications from Glyndwr University, and a certification from Adobe. His recent accolades include a 2019 ANA B2 Award for web design.