Omnicom’s TBWA\Chiat\Day New York has hired Chris Beresford-Hill as chief creative officer. He joins from sibling BBDO New York and will assume creative leadership across the agency’s roster of clients, which includes Accenture, adidas, eos, McDonald’s, Michelin, Nissan, PepsiCo, TD Bank, Thomson Reuters, Tic-Tac and Travelers Insurance, among others.
Previously the role had been filled by Chris Garbutt, who was promoted CCO of TBWA Worldwide in May.
Beresford-Hill will report to Garbutt, and partner with TBWA\Chiat\Day New York CEO Rob Schwartz.
Beresford-Hill will also join TBWA’s Global Creative Core, a group of the agency’s top creative leaders who review projects across the network to make sure the efforts align with the company’s vision to make “disruptive work that connects with culture.”