McCann London McCann London hired Nick Constantinou as managing director. He joins McCann from AKQA where he was UK general manager, working with teams to produce digital and cross-channel work for brands such as Nike, Nokia and Xbox.
Carat Carat named Sankar Patel as digital media director for its San Francisco office. Previously, Patel created and managed communications plans for brands including MINI USA, YouTube, Priceline.com and Columbia Sportswear Corporation.
Mother New York Pernilla Ammann, chief operating officer; Michael Ian Kaye, creative director of Mother Design; and Tom Webster, creative director of Mother Experience have been named partners in the New York office.
The Nielsen Company The Nielsen Company hired Ari Paparo and Amit Seth as executive vice presidents in its Global Media Products organization. Paparo will focus on advertiser solutions, cross-platform advertising effectiveness and online measurement products, while Seth will focus on developing products that maximize Nielsen's data.
Digitas North America Digitas North America has realigned its North American offices. Tony Weisman, global client lead and president of Digitas Chicago, expands his president role across the Boston and Detroit offices and Joanne Zaiac, president of New York and Stamford, CT expands her role to include Atlanta. Barbara Goose, executive vice president, has been elevated to executive director of Boston and Detroit. Kenneth Parks, senior vice president, managing director of Stamford, expands his role to include Atlanta. Lastly, Lange Taylor, vice president, Atlanta has been elevated to managing director.