Manchester’s HOME has named KATHRYN JACOB as its Chair, as well as new trustees RUTH BROMLEY and SITA MCINTOSH.
CEO of cinema advertising company Pearl & Dean, Jacob is also a council and board member of the Advertising Association and on the Executive Council of SAWA, the worldwide trade body for cinema advertising.
Bromley has been a GP for 18 years and part of Manchester Health & Care Commissioning (MHCC) since its establishment in 2017. She was appointed MHCC Chair in 2018.
McIntosh is former COO of WhatsOnStage and currently works as a freelance consultant. She sits on the boards of North London’s Kiln Theatre and Leicester’s Curve Theatre.
“Being a part of HOME feels like the perfect fit and we share a lot of similar values in terms of encouraging diversity in the industry and the importance of empowering individuals to have a voice creatively,” Jacob said.