BARKER promoted Ray Rainville, Sandi Harari and John Lu to senior vice presidents.
Tobias Wolf was promoted to executive director, client services at Mindshare New York, up from managing director. Wolf currently manages multiple teams and disciplines across all communications channels for the LG Electronics business in the U.S., Volvo, Boehringer and HSBC. He will report to David Pullan, president of Mindshare New York. Wolf joined the agency in 2000 and has worked across a broad range of clients and categories, including American Express, Qwest and Ameriprise.
Denver-based agency, Pilgrim, hired Holly Menges as creative director, responsible for all accounts. She replaces Anne Macomber, who now works at Integer Group, Denver. Most recently, Menges was principal and co-creative director at Grit, Denver, working on clients like Vail Resorts and Revlon men's hair care brand, American Crew. Prior to that, she was creative director at Factory Design Labs, Denver. Pilgrim's clients include AAA Colorado, Grand Junction Visitor and Convention Bureau, Pet Aid Colorado, The Wildlife Council, The Women's College and Visit Laramie.
Diann Hamilton was named senior vice president, executive planning director at Digitas Health LifeBrands. Hamilton will be charged with overseeing executive planning strategy for all brands in the Philadelphia office. She will report to Susan Manber, executive vice president, brand strategy and planning. Most recently, Hamilton was senior vice president, co-director account planning at CDM Princeton. While there, Hamilton created brand strategy for various brands in pharmaceutical industry, including Novo Nordisk. Prior to that, she was senior vice president, worldwide account director at Ogilvy & Mather New York. Along with working on healthcare brands, Hamilton has worked on Duracell, Frito …
Redscout hired David Mikula as creative director and Jamie Kim as director of creative production. Mikula and Kim will lead Redscout's creative department alongside Redscout's industrial design director, Gina Reimann. Both will report to Jonah Disend, Redscout's founder and CEO, and will be based in New York. Mikula, responsible for overseeing Redscout's creative department, most recently served as a creative director at Digital Kitchen. Prior to that he worked as a creative at Wieden + Kennedy. Throughout his career, Mikula has worked with brands such as Nike, Electronic Arts, Microsoft, Whole Foods, Dodge and Coca-Cola. Kim is charged with leading …
Wieden+Kennedy hired Yang Yeo as executive creative director of the Shanghai office, beginning August 1. Yeo most recently served as the North Asia executive creative director and China chairman of JWT Shanghai. He will fill one of the office's top creative leadership roles. Michael Simons and Achilles Li currently serve as the office's executive creative directors. Simons will leave the agency July 1, and Li, later in the summer. Yeo's creative leadership garnered international attention when he led the JWT Shanghai team to win a Cannes Gold Lion in 2008. The win was followed by leading the team to win …
Javelin Marketing Group hired Marc Garbarini as executive creative director.
Tremor Video promoted Katie Seitz to vice president of strategy and operations.
MarketSpace Communications promoted Trish Parkhill to chief creative officer and hired Amy Trow as vice president of strategy.
Centro named Gunnard Johnson as senior vice president of data and analytics.