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  • Writer's picturePhil Taylor

448 Studio appoints Head of Marketing

Scotland's rapidly expanding EdTech consultancy, 448 Studio, has moved to strengthen even further its management team by appointing a Head of Marketing and Brand.

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David Cowan appointed as Head of Marketing at 448 Studio

David Cowan has already enjoyed a globe-trotting career, working in senior

roles with companies in China, Indonesia, and the UK.

During the last ten years, David has also found time to establish his own

creative agency, working with many well-known product and service-led brands

including Royal Bank of Scotland, The North Face and the University of


Now he will join 448 Studio Founder and CEO, Dan Marrable, in driving the

business forward and building on the company's growing reputation in the

higher education arena.

448 Studio, based in Renfrewshire, was established three years ago and has

enjoyed almost non-stop growth. The agency offers social media workshops and

consultancy for the public sector and higher education and has established

an online event platform tailored for education called Forumm.

David said of his new adventure with 448 Studio: "I shared an office space

with Dan in the days when he was making a reality of his vision to support

the higher education and research sectors. I have thoroughly enjoyed

watching his company's rapid growth.

"I am beyond ecstatic to be joining 448 Studio at such a pivotal time of the

company's expansion plans. With the next version of Forumm launching in

early 2022, I look forward to positioning it as the product tailored

directly to higher and further education organisations.

"Our marketing efforts will focus on delivering products that will enable

education professionals to excel, whether they are delivering outstanding

events, or creating their social media strategy."

448 Studio's core mission is to provide an avenue for knowledge sharing and

learning within the education community. Its founder and CEO, Dan Marrable

said: "I am so glad to welcome David on board at this stage in our

development. His arrival is tremendous news and deeply exciting for the

company. His experience and knowledge have already been enormously



The company responded to the Covid-19 pandemic and lockdown by launching a

twenty-four-hour global online conference for the education sector called

All Day All Night. It operates on 448 Studio's Forumm platform.

For more information contact: Phil Taylor - (44) 07810



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