Ian Sohn is departing SapientRazorfish to become president of Wunderman Chicago, beginning June 11.
Reporting to Seth Solomons, Wunderman's North America CEO, Sohn will oversee all agency operations and its 100-person staff with a special emphasis on growing new and existing business and expanding the agency’s social and digital capabilities.
He replaces longtime Chicago president Rick Schreuder who departed Wunderman earlier this year.
Sohn, a Chicago native, previously served as managing director, Chicago at SapientRazorfish, where he handled a roster of clients that included J.M. Smucker, GOJO (makers of PURELL), Eli Lilly, Children’s Hospital Colorado and OhioHealth.
Earlier, he worked at Ogilvy & Mather Chicago, where he founded the Chicago agency’s social media practice and led a team of digital strategists managing engagements for various clients, including Huggies, SC Johnson, CDW, Ford and Marriott.