R/GA hired Kelli Robertson as managing director, planning, of the San Francisco office. In her new role, she is responsible for developing strategic relationships with R/GA's clients, while leading the expansion and further development of the team. With more than 15 years of experience in advertising and media, Robertson has worked at Goodby, Silverstein & Partners, AKQA, Mullen and Fallon Worldwide. While at AKQA, she defined the role of strategy within the office and grew the strategy team from five to more than 20, including business analysts and social analysts. Throughput her career, Robertson has worked on projects for Dyson, ...
GSD&M promoted Tom Hamling and Tim Eger to group creative directors, up from creative directors. Hamling will take on creative responsibilities for the Hilton Global Portfolio, as well as Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen and Avocados from Mexico. He will report to Jay Russell, chief creative officer of GSD&M. Prior to GSD&M, Hamling was vice president/creative director at RPA in Los Angeles. Eger will continue working with Hamling, overseeing creative on Hilton Global Portfolio, Hilton Hotels and Resorts, Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Avocados from Mexico and new business for the agency. Eger, previously a creative director at Crispin Porter + Bogusky, will also ...
Fjord hired Thomas Muller as regional design director for Europe.
Whistle Sports Network hired Klaas Homan as director of partnerships in Europe, Middle East and Asia.
REVOLT Media & TV hired Derek Ferguson as chief operating officer.
Hawthorne Strategy Group, appointed Cynthia McCafferty, former FleishmanHillard senior vice president and senior partner, as president.
Button hired Justin Thomas as vice president of partnerships.
Vic Zambrotta has been named president of Guidemark Health.
Humble signed director Gerard de Thame for commercial representation in the U.S. and Canada.
GlassView hired Jo Ben-Atar as executive director of sales.