Michael Kort, Senior Creative Director
New York, NY (January 19, 2016) – Michael Kort, Senior Creative Director at Time Inc.’s inVNT, will join the company’s London-based EMEA office from its New York headquarters, it was announced today by Scott Cullather, Global Managing Partner. Kort’s transfer marks the start of the company’s global expansion and is part of inVNT’s plan for growth following its acquisition by Time Inc. in July 2015.
“Michael has been an invaluable member of inVNT’s New York operation, and we are proud to acknowledge his contributions to our company with this move,” said Cullather. “We are initiating a multi-platform approach, collaborating with like-minded organizations that specialize in different areas and expanding our core services, including live, digital and traditional media, brand environments and a wide range of creative services.”
Kort will be part of a team led by Muriel Holdsworth, inVNT’s EMEA Managing Director. Holdsworth adds, “Michael will significantly contribute to EMEA’s overall growth strategy, particularly because of his deep experience in the automotive industry. He will bolster an already successful team that in 2015 delivered great campaigns in the region for Nissan, Juniper Networks and PepsiCo, to name a few. We already foresee exciting opportunities for inVNT in 2016.”
inVNT plans to expand beyond London into key locations around the world, including Asia, the Middle East and South America. The company is currently developing global activation strategies for multinational clients like Nissan, for which inVNT is a global strategic partner.
inVNT collaborates with brands and organizations to launch products, build brand allegiance, strengthen relations, create demand and align organizations with target audiences worldwide. Clients include PepsiCo, Merck, Grant Thornton, General Motors, Subway, ESPN, the Outdoor Advertising Association of America and the Society for Human Resource Management. inVNT’s offices are strategically located in New York, London, Washington, DC, Detroit, San Francisco and Laguna Beach. inVNT is a subsidiary of Time Inc. (NYSE:TIME), one of the world's leading media companies and home to celebrated franchises and events, including the Fortune 500, Time 100, People’s Sexiest Man Alive, Sports Illustrated’s Sportsman of the Year, the Food & Wine Classic in Aspen, the Essence Festival and the biennial Fortune Global Forum.
For more information, visit www.inVNT.com.
Sally-Anne Andrew, Director of Marketing