Marc Burns was promoted to managing director of BBDO San Francisco. He most recently served as a group account director for that agency. Burns will be responsible for driving growth for the agency, in addition to continuing to serve as the senior account lead on select Mars brands, Tourism Australia and other accounts handled out of San Francisco. He will report to Jim Lesser, President and CEO of the office. Burns began his career in 1996 in the mailroom at BBDO in Australia. Since then, he has worked in management roles within the agency network, including at BBDO Atlanta and ...
Noel Haan joined BBDO Proximity Minneapolis as executive creative director. He most recently served as a group creative director at Ogilvy & Mather in Chicago. Prior to that, Haan worked at Leo Burnett and Energy BBDO. His client experience includes brands like SC Johnson, Bayer, Altoids, Jim Beam, Starbucks and Reebok. Haan’s memorable campaigns include “Curiously Strong” for Altoids and “Guys never change” for Jim Beam. In the past year, BBDO Minneapolis has added Skippy Peanut Butter, the MN Health Insurance Exchange and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices to its list of clients.
Investing Media Solutions hired Jeff Kaplan as senior director, ad sales.
Teddy Goldstein was named as director of sales for Plethora Mobile.
Socialbakers named Yan Rozovsky as vice president, social strategy.
Jennifer Karie has been named vice president, business affairs at NBC Universal Domestic Television Distribution.
Baldwin&, Raleigh hired Ryan Dean Waite as senior creative, working primarily on the agency’s Burt’s Bees and güd accounts.
Jaisimha Muthegere joined Collective in India as vice president and general manager of India Operations and Steve Silvestri joined the company as vice president of television.
Paul Ritter was named creative director of Glamour.
Coupons.com named Mir Aamir as the company’s chief financial officer and chief operating officer. Aamir joins the company from Safeway, Inc., where he most recently served as president of customer loyalty and digital technologies.