JOHN MICKLETHWAIT has been named editor of The Economist. His roles at The Economist have included editing the business section, setting up The Economist's office in Los Angeles, media correspondent, New York bureau chief and London-based US editor.
Michele Tebbe; David&Goliath Oct. 21, 10:50 a.m. Michele Tebbe joined David&Goliath as a group account director. She comes the agency from TBWA\Chiat\Day LA, where she most recently managed Jimmy Dean, The Grammys, Bare Escentuals and The Qatar Foundation.
Accordant Media; Chris Maginn Oct. 21, 10:48 a.m. Accordant Media tapped Chris Maginn as its vice president of sales, west, based in San Francisco.
Gyro Dubai; Phil Lynagh Oct. 21, 10:46 a.m. Gyro Dubai hired Phil Lynagh as managing director. Lynagh was formerly managing director of McCann Erickson Dubai.