Liverpool creative agency, Black and Ginger, has appointed Jon Humphreys, co-founder and creative director of The Neighbourhood, as non-executive director.

Jon Humphreys set up The Neighbourhood creative agency, alongside Ben Davies, in 2006. The Manchester agency worked with clients such as Sony Playstation, JD Sports, The Saucy Fish Company and Urban Splash before closing earlier this year.


Alex Frech, managing director at Black and Ginger, said: “Jon is hugely talented both as a creative director and a business mentor and I am absolutely thrilled to welcome him on board.


“After 11 years as joint head of The Neighbourhood, Jon’s expertise, passion and commitment is set to be a real boost to the business. It’s clear that we have a good synergy and I am really looking forward to Jon playing a part in shaping the future of Black and Ginger.”


Jon Humphreys added: “This is a truly exciting time for Black and Ginger and I am pleased to be in a position to help steer the agency through its ambitious plans for future growth.


“Black and Ginger has delivered some wonderful work to date and with such a talented team of creatives on board, I am very much looking forward to the next chapter.”


Black and Ginger, based in Liverpool’s Baltic Triangle, delivers branding and creative content for a range of clients including Nextbase, ACC Liverpool, Edge Hill University, Kilner and Chester Zoo.