Ad group Project Worldwide has promoted two senior executives to broader roles including Matt Statman who will become President, Integrated Agency Group, overseeing the group’s creative agency portfolio of over a dozen brands. Chris Meyer has been promoted to Global CEO at experiential marketing agency George P. Johnson. The agency has operations in the Americas, Europe, Middle East & Africa and Asia Pacific.
Statman will retain his role as CEO and Chief Creative Officer of Motive, the agency he founded in 2001 and which Project WW acquired in 2012. He will focus on growth and scale opportunities for the creative agency group.
“Chris and Matt have been strong partners for more than a decade,” said Project Worldwide Chairman and CEO Robert Vallee Jr. “They will work together to foster our network’s collective community and further drive cross-agency collaboration.”
The Group has 2,000-plus employees across 42 markets worldwide. Since 2010 Project WW has created or acquired more than a dozen agencies including Argonaut, Darkhorse, G7 Entertainment Marketing, Juxt, Motive, OS Studios, Partners + Napier, Praytell, Raumtechnik, Shoptology.
Pictured above (left to right) are Meyer, Vallee and Statman.