NEW HAVEN, CONNECTICUT / November 2, 2020 – Digital Surgeons, a full-service independent creative consultancy and marketing agency, has brought on Leslie August to lead the agency’s account services practice. This hiring is in an effort to help manage the company’s growth, as well as our clients’, ensuring relationships and account strategy are thoroughly nurtured and guided into the future. August has been named Vice President of Account Services.
“I’m proudly repeating myself lately in saying that we’re clearly committed to maturing and expanding our business, and the businesses of our customers, with veteran, experienced talent,” said Pete Sena, Founder and Chief Executive Officer at Digital Surgeons. “With Leslie, we’re gaining a depth and breadth of both knowledge and experience, which is accompanied by great poise, intelligence, and heart for people and the work we do.”
“I’m excited for all of the brand teams we work with to fully see Leslie in action by driving demand for their businesses through these tough times,” said David Salinas, Founder and Chief Growth Officer. “Having the perspective of both in-house and agency experiences, she understands clients, and the challenges we face together, better than anyone.”
Prior to Digital Surgeons, August served as Lifecycle Marketing Director of consumer insights & intelligence company Toluna. There she focused on the acquisition and retention programs to grow the community of panels. Prior to that, she ran point for all digital marketing channels for brands like MasterCard, Subway, and Unilever. August is a graduate of Lehigh University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Marketing.
Based in New Haven, Digital Surgeons is an independently owned, creative consultancy and full-service marketing agency in Connecticut. The agency focuses on clients that believe purposely driven design can transform and improve brand value and the customer experience, and drive demand. The agency’s capabilities fall into three areas: branding (development, strategy, and execution), experience (CX/UX, insights & research, CRM, eCommerce, and design systems) and marketing (demand playbook, content production, social, paid media, and marketing analytics). As co-owners of the $22 million technology and innovation campus District New Haven, the consultancy brings a forward-thinking perspective to every client engagement.
For more information, visit www.digitalsurgeons.com.