Deutsch LA hired Joshua Hirsch as executive vice president, executive creative technology director, replacing Trevor O'Brien who has left the agency to work at a start-up company. Hirsch will lead the agency's team of 55 in-house developers, known for creating websites for brands like Volkswagen, social campaigns for Taco Bell, and digital product inventions for Esurance and Pop Secret. Previously, Hirsch was chief technology officer at Publicis Kaplan Thaler where he oversaw the agency's technology and innovation practice. His well-known creative achievement to date is his contribution to the HBO Voyeur Project while working at Big Spaceship. His team created …
Publicis Health Media (PHM) hired Greg Reilly, senior vice president of Media, head of its New York Office. Reilly is charged with expanding PHM's business model and deliver media strategies and programs to consumer and Healthcare Professional audiences. Currently, the media teams at Digitas Health and Razorfish Healthware represent the foundation of PHM's staff. Most recently, Reilly was managing Director at W2O Group, where he created and delivered marketing and technology programs for clients, and at Razorfish Healthware, where he was the client partner for Johnson & Johnson and supervised a portfolio of 45 brands. In addition, Reilly was a …
MEC hired Jose Miranda as regional director of analytics & insights, charged with developing new data and digital solutions for existing clients as well as in new business. Miranda most recently served as data & analytics director for Havas Media Spain. He will relocate to Miami and report to Michael Jones, CEO, MEC Latin America. Miranda is responsible for nine markets in the region, and he will be part of the LatAm EXCO team. "CMOs everywhere are trying to navigate today's highly fragmented and ROI-driven media landscape," said Jones. "Jose's experience across categories such as FMCG, Automotive, Gaming, Insurance, Finance, …
View hired Brett Murray, former director of global marketing campaigns at NVIDIA, as vice president of marketing.
DRIVER Media hired Julie Stone as an executive producer.
Translation hired Nick Sonderup and Andy Grant as creative directors
American Marketing Association hired Russ Klein as CEO. Klein previously served as CMO for Arby’s, Burger King, 7-Eleven and Dr Pepper/7Up companies.
Tom Buontempo, most recently chief business development officer of KBS, was named president of Attention, a social media marketing agency acquired by KBS earlier this year.
WWE tapped Barry McMullin as senior vice president of sales & partnership marketing.
Gary Coichy was tapped to oversee Strategy and Execution for Graham & Brown North America.