Horizon Holdings announced the promotion of Dina Saadeh to managing director of Blue Barracuda, the company’s digital and social arm.

Saadeh has been with the group for 19 years, originally joining to help kick start the digital practice which led to the launch of Blue Barracuda in 2011. Saadeh took over as general manager in 2017. In her expanded role, she will continue to drive innovation and creatively utilise digital and social platforms to build impactful relationships between clients and consumers across the region.

Mazen Jawad, CEO, Horizon Holdings said: “Dina is one of the first to have started working in the digital world back in New York, and following an exciting and successful path; today I am happy to elevate her to Managing Director of Blue Barracuda leading a marvelous team that keeps surprising us.”

Dina Saadeh, Blue Barracuda’s new manager director, followed with: “I’m honoured to move to the expanded role of Managing Director, leading the exceptionally talented Blue Barracuda team. I remain committed to staying at the forefront of this exciting and constantly evolving industry and I’m proud to be a part of the evolution of Horizon under Mazen’s inspiring leadership.”