Grace Blue is a
global executive
search firm

We work with the communications, media and creative industries at the most senior management levels

WE SEARCH FOR EXCEPTIONAL
TALENT ACROSS DISCIPLINES

  • Advertising
  • Direct Marketing
  • DigitalSales promotion
  • Shopper marketing
  • Broadcast
  • Integrated production
  • Distribution
  • Branding and design
  • Media
  • Industry bodies
  • PR & Marketing

We also advise on the following

  • Non-executive appointments
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Post-acquisition consultancy

All of us at Grace Blue
are specialists in our sectors

We’re obsessed with media and communications, committed to introducing our clients to the best possible candidates and our candidates to the best possible opportunities

Our values

We are brave

  • We challenge our clients and ask the deep and difficult questions
  • We offer bold and innovative solutions
  • We always give open and honest feedback to both client and talent

We are Collaborative

  • We share our briefs and candidates with each other, across all disciplines
  • We work hard to understand the culture of our client companies and who will or will not make a perfect fit
  • We partner with our clients and advise beyond the remit of a specific brief

We are creative

  • We understand the different and rapidly converging sections within the communications market. We're known for being at the forefront of skills transference
  • This takes lateral thinking as well as emotional intelligence
  • We follow our instincts as well as our intellect

We are committed to Brilliance

  • You can see from our client list that we work with the leading media, communications and creative companies in the world
  • We have placed more leaders in the communications industry globally than any other search firm
  • We will only ever put the very best candidate forward for the role

We care

  • About both our clients' business and the long-term careers of those we represent.
  • We listen to what is not said, as well as what is being said.
  • We are unfailingly responsive, we will always get back to you.

We are tenacious

  • We never give up. Ever.

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Chairman

CEO Europe and Asia

Managing Director

Partners

Finance

Consultants

Researchers

TEAM ASSISTANT

Chairman

CEO North America

Partners

Consultants

Researchers

CEO Europe and Asia

Partner

A selection of our clients

  • BBC
  • Channel 4
  • BSkyB
  • Syco Entertainment
  • Pulse Films
  • Ofcom
  • OgilvyOne
  • LIDA
  • McCann
  • Saatchi & Saatchi
  • Fallon
  • Grey
  • Karmarama
  • Mother
  • Bacardi
  • Atelier
  • AMV BBDO
  • Droga 5
  • Anomaly
  • Wunderman
  • VCCP
  • Leo Burnett
  • Mindshare
  • MediaCom
  • Aegis
  • Publicis
  • DDB
  • Crispin Porter & Bogusky
  • M&C Saatchi
  • DraftFCB

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How A Creative CFO Will Save Advertising

Jay Haines on why the advertising industry needs a new breed of CFO.

Forbes

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Building a Leadership Team

CommPRO.biz

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MDC’s KBS expands into London with Albion stake

More About Advertising

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M&A is when leadership matters most

The Wall

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5 Tips for Seasoned Employees on Making the Jump to the C-Suite

Mashable

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How to survive your first 100 days on the board

Real Business

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Grace Blue launches creative talent search unit

MediaPost

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Executive Search Firm Grace Blue Launches Liberty Blue

LBB

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Why you just might need a ‘wizard of light bulb moments’ one of these days

More About Advertising

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My Media Week: Sarah Skinner

Media Week

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Here’s One Thing Young Advertising Creatives Should Be Doing To Get Ahead

Business Insider

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Top Takeaways From Cannes Lions 2014

Agency Post

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Welcome to Cannes: Where Everybody Steals Everyone Else’s Talent

Wall Street Journal

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MT EXPERT: Here’s What You Should Know Before You’re Interviewed For A CEO Job

Management Today

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A successful career and work-life balance? Probably not

The Wall

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Why great ad industry leaders don’t need to be advertising people

More About Advertising

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Do agencies have unrealistic expectations of their leaders?

The Wall

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Why the creative industries still offer the most inspiring environment for women leaders

The Guardian

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Grace Blue promotes Sarah Skinner to MD

Brand Republic

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Is there a shortage of high-level U.S. talent?

Adweek

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Does Size Matter in the Talent War?

Adweek

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U.K. Headhunter Enters Crowded U.S. Market

Adweek

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British Agencies See Opportunity in the Americas

New York Times
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