Pat Connolly joined Condé Nast Ideactive as head of strategy. Prior to joining Condé Nast, Connolly was the vice president, group director media & marketing at Digitas, where he led the Delta Airlines global marketing communications business.
REVOLVING DOOR: Brenda Surminski Joins KBS Toronto As Head of Broadcast Oct. 29, 3:37 p.m. KBS Toronto hired Brenda Surminski as head of broadcast. Surminski joins the agency from a freelancing position. Prior to that, she was head of broadcast at Ogilvy and Mather for 10 years, serving as a key player in the successful repositioning of Unilever's Dove brand. She is perhaps best known ...
Crown Media Family Networks; Jodi McCulloch Oct. 28, 12:13 p.m. Crown Media Family Networks is expanding its distribution team to include Jodi McCulloch, who has been appointed director, distribution. McCulloch is based in Denver and reports to Lisa Barroso, vice president of distribution.
Fred Santarpia; Conde Nast Oct. 28, 12:11 p.m. Fred Santarpia was named executive vice president and chief digital officer of Conde Nast.
MediaLink; Daryl Evans Oct. 28, 12:08 p.m. MediaLink, a strategic advisory firm serving companies at the convergence of media, marketing, technology and entertainment, hired Daryl Evans as senior vice president, mobile, media and advertising strategy. Evans most recently served as vice president, consumer advertising and marketing and communications at AT&T.
GMR; Matt Hill Oct. 28, 12:05 p.m. GMR hired Matt Hill as senior vice president of global sports and entertainment consulting.
Atomic Enterprises; Sue McKeown Oct. 28, 12:04 p.m. Outdoor billboard advertising company, Atomic Enterprises appointed Sue McKeown as national director of sales.