Waggener Edstrom swoops for BT's Chantal Bowman-Boyles

Waggener Edstrom has snapped up senior BT comms executive Chantal Bowman-Boyles to head its UK tech practice.

Chantal Bowman-Boyles: new head of tech
Chantal Bowman-Boyles: new head of tech

Bowman-Boyles joins the agency from her role as head of employee and change communications at BT's Operate division.

She has previously worked agency-side holding senior positions at Burson-Marsteller, GolinHarris and Weber Group.

Bowman-Boyles will take charge of the tech practice and work on accounts for the agency's recent Xerox win and for clients Microsoft, Texas Instruments and Intermec.

She will report into UK GM Shaun Wootton.

He said of her appointment: 'Chantal brings a wealth of blue-chip technology experience to our UK team.

'Her ability to drive communications campaigns across channels and a wide range of audiences will bolster our integrated approach.'

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