Ants Digital Private Limited, an integrated digital and marketing communications agency based out of Gurgaon, has launched public relations & advocacy as its sixth vertical.
To spearhead its newest business, Ants has brought on board Ryan Alan Marshall, who has close to two decades of experience across sectors with reputed Indian and global organisations.
Speaking on the appointment, Sanjay Arora, CEO, of Ants Digital said, "We are delighted to welcome Ryan on board to head the public relations and advocacy vertical. With him coming on board, we will stimulate public relations, government communications, advocacy and stakeholder communication. I am excited to welcome him to the team.”
On his appointment as a senior director, public relations and advocacy business, the newest vertical of Ants, Ryan Marshall said, “The rapid economic progress of the country has led to a plethora of growth opportunities resulting in the growing need and enhanced understanding for public relations and advocacy. The opportunity to define, build and nurture this journey at Ants is something I find extremely exciting.”
A seasoned professional, Ryan has spent a fair bit of time on both the agency and client sides. Before joining Ants, in his last assignment, he led the public advocacy practice at SPAG Finn Partners and was a senior member of the vertical at First Partners. As an Advocacy professional, he comes with valuable experience in industries related to Metals and Natural Resources, Responsible Plastics, Tobacco, Carbon Black and Alcohol.
In his earlier stint with Genesis BCW, Ryan led the communication mandate for a State Government and also on marquee corporate, sports and entertainment clients of the agency.