Marketing Featured ANZ

Jaywing appointed to drive customer growth across ANZ by New Balance

Sydney, Australia – Data, creative and performance marketing agency Jaywing has been appointed by sports footwear and apparel brand New Balance to drive customer growth across Australia and New Zealand. 

As part of the mandate, Jaywing will be managing New Balance’s paid search, social, analytics and email, as well as provide creative support for the brand’s extensive range of sneakers and sports clothing.

New Balance said that Jaywing was selected for its audience and creative first approach to paid media and the better use of data to provide more strategic insights across digital channels. 

“With ambitious growth goals, we wanted a digital marketing partner that has a strong strategic focus backed with a deep understanding of audience and data. Jaywing presented us with clear opportunities on how to achieve our targets and we are closely culturally aligned. We look forward to working with them to drive our e-commerce plans,” said Jonathan Clark, international retail director of New Balance. 

Meanwhile, Raimundo Campbell, commercial director of Jaywing and Frank Digital, commented, “We are delighted to welcome New Balance to Jaywing’s portfolio of leading global e-commerce brands. It’s a recognition of the depth of talent and breadth of expertise we have in the agency that we continue to attract major Australian and international brands to Jaywing, and we’re looking forward to delivering on New Balance’s ambitious performance media plans.”

The recent client win follows the integration of Jaywing and user experience agency Frank Digital earlier this year with a unified leadership structure under CEO Tom Geekie and head of digital strategy Ed Raine.

Marketing Featured Global

Instarem appoints Jaywing to manage global digital marketing

Sydney, Australia – Integrated agency Jaywing has been appointed by cross-border payments platform Instarem to handle its digital marketing duties globally, including Australia, UK, US, Europe, Hong Kong, Singapore, Canada and India.

Instarem will leverage Jaywing’s conversion rate optimization (CRO) capabilities to improve conversion rates and lower cost per acquisition (CPA) by data-led testing on its website and sign up forms. It will also promote its recently launched Amaze card – a smart card that serves as a one-stop payments solution.

Jaywing started working with Singapore-Instarem in 2015 for paid media. Its remit has been expanded to include paid search, paid social, display and CRO across more than 20 countries. 

Tom Geekie, CEO at Jaywing, said, “Instarem is a leading fintech payment platform and we’re excited to further build on our partnership. It’s a recognition of Jawing’s expertise across the digital marketing ecosystem and represents a significant engagement for the agency, working not just in the local and regional market, but across the world.”

He added, “There is real momentum at Jaywing at the moment. In addition to Instarem, we continue to attract other brands wanting to tap into our data and performance marketing smarts.”

The major expansion of work for Instarem comes as the Sydney-based data and performance marketing agency adds22 new clients in the past six months. 

Meanwhile, Michael Minassian, regional head of APAC at Instarem, commented, “Jaywing has shown a strong understanding of our strategic objectives in driving and retaining new customers globally. Having worked with the team for a number of years, we are expanding their scope of work to paid search, social, display and CRO, as we continue to drive the brand in key international markets, further increasing the awareness of our platform and new product range.”

New business won by Jaywing, which has a team of more than 62, includes Investa, Bitdeer, Brilliance Financial Technology, LiveBetter and What’s My Claim Worth.