Collins is adding nine executives as the brand experience and design agency expands its New York and San Francisco offices.
Based in the New York office, Claire Morris joins as managing partner to lead the company’s client service team, as well as company operations. Morris has over two decades of experience at agencies including Havas, Ogilvy, Young & Rubicam, Taxi and 360i.
Emily Morris (no relation to Claire) joins the New York team as senior business director; Amir Ouki, ex-ForUSAII, is named director of development; Sanuk Kim joins as associate designer and Katie Persichilli, Dorothy Smith and Taylor Holland also join the New York office as business managers. Persichilli and Smith both come from Mother New York, and Holland was most recently at Droga5.
In San Francisco, Collins adds Karin Soukup, ex-Ideo, as brand experience director to help guide product and service innovation, design and brand development. And Sydney Roberts, ex-Raizlabs, is appointed office manager to support day-to-day operations in San Francisco.
"And we continue to seek stellar men and women to work across everything we're doing with our clients, from Spotify, Coca-Cola and Chubb to Target to Dropbox to the Muppets at the Museum of Moving Image. It’s an exciting time for our company," says Brian Collins, chief creative officer and co-founder, Collins.