• Wavemaker Elevates Anna Hickey To Global Client Role
    Wavemaker is shifting Anna Hickey from Chief Operating Officer at Wavemaker UK to serve as president, global clients as part of the agency's global leadership team. Hickey will be responsible for ensuring worldwide best practice, client leadership, driving clients’ growth as well as creating and strengthening key client relationships. She will continue to be based in the UK and will take up the role in February 2020.
  • Cheil Worldwide Adds Samsung Mobile Creative
    Cheil Worldwide is appointing Jayanta Jenkins as global executive creative director for Samsung Mobile. This newly created role has been added as the agency’s Samsung Mobile global business has grown. Jenkins most recently served in a creative role at HP and earlier worked at Twitter and Apple's Beats by Dre.
  • Klick Health Taps Turner For Brand Strategy Lead
    Klick Health is appointing Carl Turner as the healthcare marketing agency's first Chief Brand Strategy Officer. He will work alongside recent arrival Chief Creative Officer Rich Levy, as well as Chief Medical Officer Holly Henry and executive vice president/activation strategy Cam Bedford to collectively lead the strategic and creative teams. Glenn Zujew, executive vice president, creative and medical, said Turner, “has developed the strategy behind some of the industry’s leading brands and really knows how to leverage data and analytics in account planning." Turner most recently was managing partner/Chief Strategy Officer of Razorfish. He also served as executive vice president, …
  • Nissan United Europe Strengthens Leadership Team
    Conan Wang, formerly with CAA Marketing, joins as executive creative director.
  • WT Elevates Adds Two Global CCOs
    Wunderman Thompson is elevating Bas Korsten and Daniel Bonner to serve as global Chief Creative Officers to lead the global creative team and raise the standard of Wunderman Thompson's creative output. Korsten was previously creative lead for Wunderman Thompson Amsterdam and will continue to be based there. Bas, formerly global Chief Creative Officer at Wunderman, will remain in London.  
  • Geometry Adds NA Creative Lead
    Creative Commerce agency Geometry, part of WPP has appointed Manuel Bordé as North American Creative Lead as part of an overall plan to boost its creative leadership in the region. Bordé will be based in New York and will partner with NA CEO Tyler Murray, and others to accelerate Geometry’s creative commerce culture and offering in North America. He joins Geometry NA with more than a decade of multinational advertising experience in markets including USA, UAE, Puerto Rico, Panama and Colombia. Most recently Bordé served as executive creative director at TBWA\ RAAD Dubai. The appointment follows recent news of the agency’s naming Till Hohmann Chief Creative …
  • Stefanowicz Appointed Chief Communications Officer At TBWA\Media Arts Lab
    TBWA\Media Arts Lab, Omnicom’s dedicated Apple agency, has appointed Marianne Stefanowicz as the agency's first Chief Communications Officer.  Drawing upon two decades of experience, Stefanowicz will be responsible for all internal and external communications, with an emphasis on global integration across the agency's seven offices. She will report to TBWA\Media Arts Lab Global President Katrien De Bauw at the agency’s Los Angeles headquarters.  Stefanowicz joins the agency after serving four years at Droga5 where she was the Chief Communications Officer responsible for all agency communications and reputation management.  The appointment marks Stefanowicz’s return to the TBWA fold. Prior …
  • McCann Health NJ Adds Creative Lead
    McCann Health is appointing John Reid, formerly with Razorfish Health, as executive vice president/Chief Creative Officer for its New Jersey operations. He will join the senior leadership team and oversee art, copy, creative technology, and integrated production. Reid succeeds Marcia Goddard, who was promoted to President of McCann Health New Jersey in August 2018.
  • Conill Appoints Sarkis Executive Creative Director
    Publicis Groupe's Conill is appointing Gustavo Sarkis as the multicultural agency's first executive creative director to lead all agency creative teams and client campaigns across its offices in Los Angeles, Dallas and Miami. He starts November 20. “This is a pivotal moment for the business of advertising,” explains Carlos Martinez, president, Conill. “There are many powerful forces at work in the marketplace, but none more significant than the transformation to a more multicultural America. In Gustavo, we have an innovative leader who understands the subtle complexities of connecting with people through culture to inspire action, as he …
  • Virtue Adds Strategic Lead
    Vice-owned ad agency Virtue is appointing Susie Lyons as head of strategy to oversee strategy, communications planning and intelligence teams across the agency's offices in Brooklyn, Los Angeles and Toronto.  In her new role, Lyons will report directly to Krystle Watler, Virtue’s managing director, North America. Throughout her 15 year career, Lyons has worked at agencies including DDB New York, Deutsch LA, 180LA, David and Goliath, Team One and Hill Holiday.
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