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BigChoice Group appoints Gerry Nixon as new Head of Consumer Brands of The National Student

BigChoice Group is thrilled to welcome new Head of Consumer Brands, Gerry Nixon, to the company.

BigChoice Group, the youth media company, has announced that Gerry Nixon has joined the company as Head of Consumer Brands of its student-targeted online publication and magazine, The National Student.

Gerry brings a wealth of industry and client experience to The National Student team, having held senior positions at We Get Students, The Student Room and Educate. He will work closely with The National Student clients and prospective clients across the consumer market sectors to assist with their student marketing needs.

The National Student has the biggest growing network of aspiring writers, film-makers and bloggers in the UK. In addition to providing students with a head start in their career, The National Student works with brands, graduate employers and education providers to help them establish and maintain strong relationships with its audience.

The bespoke services offered to clients include:

  • Branded content
  • Social seeding
  • Display advertising
  • Email marketing

Group Business Director, Kevin McEwan commented on today’s announcement: “The expansion of The National Student’s team further strengthens our commitment and ability to meet clients’ and prospective clients’ needs. We are thrilled to welcome Gerry to the company. Having worked with Gerry throughout my career, I know that his expertise on how clients can build genuine relationships with university students will prove invaluable.”

BigChoice Group’s CEO, Simon Andrews, added: “Gerry is a significant addition to The National Student as we continue to grow our student market share. We are excited to have Gerry as part of our team and he will play a key role in delivering innovative digital content solutions and tremendous value to our clients.”

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