Nathan Frank joined Goodby Silverstein & Partners New York as creative director. The move reunites Frank with his former partner, Paul Caiozzo, who took over as executive creative director earlier this month. Frank joins the agency following the sale of design-centric pharmaceutical company, Help Remedies, where he served as chief creative officer and cofounder since 2009. Frank spent his earlier career as a copywriter and creative director for NYC advertising agencies Saatchi & Saatchi, BBH, TAXI and Cliff Freeman & Partners. His work for Procter & Gamble's Tide to Go ("Talking Stain") won multiple advertising awards and was voted YouTube's …
Ogilvy & Mather New York hired Keith Anderson as executive creative director, head of art, for Ogilvy & Mather New York. Anderson will focus on IBM, BlackRock and new business and report to Steve Simpson, chief creative officer, Ogilvy & Mather, North America. Most recently, Anderson worked at AMV BBDO, where led the BlackBerry account. Prior to that, he spent nearly two decades at Goodby Silverstein & Partners in San Francisco, where he rose to become associate partner and director of design. Anderson has created work for Adobe, HP, Nike and the Wall Street Journal, among others.
Leo Burnett Worldwide hired Kat Gates as global creative director. Gates will report to Mark Tutssel, chief creative officer of Leo Burnett Worldwide, and will manage creative product across the agency's P&G Always feminine care portfolio of work. Gates joins the agency from Publicis New York where she served as group creative director. While there, she worked on the 2012 Summer Olympics campaign for Bounty paper towels dubbed: "Let the Spills Begin." Prior to Publicis New York, she served as regional creative director, western Europe, at Saatchi & Saatchi Frankfurt, managing creative strategy for Pampers and Iams. Throughout her career, …
McKinney promoted Will Chambliss, associate creative director who joined the agency in 2010 from Arnold Worldwide, to creative director. In addition, Owen Tingle, associate creative director who joined McKinney in 2005 from The Creative Circus, was also elevated to creative director. Chambliss began his career as a copywriter at Fitzgerald+CO in Atlanta, where he worked on Coke, Durex, Quikrete and Aruba. He then spent the next six years at Arnold in Boston, where he produced a Super Bowl spot for ESPN; created campaigns for American Legacy's anti-smoking truth campaign, Timberland, Volvo and Fidelity; and became a creative director on Carnival …
The New York office of We Are Social hired Jenn Bader as group account director and Craig Stauber as research and insights director.
Neathawk Dubuque & Packett tapped Jimmy Ashworth as executive creative director.
Collective Bias hired Ali Mirian as senior vice president of product development and analytics.
Adroit Digital hired Ashley Murdter as a sales director serving the Central Region.
ENVOY added Josh Austin as product design lead.
Cutters hired Julia Pepe as a producer.