Daniel Bonner joins Wunderman as Global Chief Creative Officer

Daniel Bonner joins Wunderman as Global Chief Creative Officer

Wunderman is appointing former SapientRazorfish creative leader Daniel Bonner as its new global chief creative officer effective March 5. Bonner, who left his post of global creative chief at SapientRazorfish last summer, is succeeding Lincoln Bjorkman. A Wunderman spokeswoman said that Bjorkman is leaving to explore new opportunities and is helping Bonner make a smooth transition to […]

Jason Xenopoulos promoted to Global Chief Vision Officer and CCO of VML EMEA

Jason Xenopoulos promoted to Global Chief Vision Officer and CCO of VML EMEA

VML has announced the promotion of Jason Xenopoulos to global chief vision officer and chief creative officer of VML EMEA. As chief vision officer, Xenopoulos will drive VML’s long-term vision and global positioning across VML’s global network, which spans 33 offices in 15 countries across six continents. As chief creative officer, EMEA, Xenopoulos will work […]

LIDA appoints Trefor Thomas, award-winning ECD of SapientNitro, as Chief Creative Officer

LIDA appoints Trefor Thomas, award-winning ECD of SapientNitro, as Chief Creative Officer

LIDA has appointed Trefor Thomas, Executive Creative Director of SapientNitro, as its Chief Creative Officer (CCO) – a newly created role. Thomas joins the senior management line-up alongside Matthew Heath (Chairman), Victoria Fox (CEO), Jonathan Goodman (Managing Director) Simon Calvert (Chief Strategy Officer). He will sit on the LIDA management board. Starting in June 2016, […]

Leo Burnett London appoints new Chief Creative Officer

Leo Burnett London appoints new Chief Creative Officer

Leo Burnett announces the appointment of Chaka Sobhani to the role of chief creative officer. Chaka joins Leo Burnett London from Mother. Chaka brings with her 20 years of experience from both the Advertising and Broadcast industries, notably setting up ITV Creative and becoming their first creative director. She started her career as a comedy […]

Mick Mahoney takes CCO role at O&M London

Mick Mahoney takes CCO role at O&M London

Ogilvy & Mather London has appointed Mick Mahoney, the former executive creative director at Rainey Kelly Campbell Roalfe/Y&R, as its chief creative officer. He replaces Gerry Human. Mahoney will lead O&M’s UK creative department, working with clients including Pizza Hut, the government and BP. He will report to the chief executive, Charlie Rudd. Before working […]

Blippar appoints Glen Drury as Chief Commercial Officer EMEA as part of its repositioning as a digital media platform

Blippar appoints Glen Drury as Chief Commercial Officer EMEA as part of its repositioning as a digital media platform

Blippar has hired the former Yahoo senior executive Glen Drury to the role of Chief Commercial Officer EMEA, as the visual search and augmented reality company repositions as a digital media platform. Drury is the ex Regional Vice President for Northern Europe at Yahoo and former Vice President of Mobile Advertising at Opera Mediaworks. Drury […]

Y&R names Jaime Mandelbaum new Europe Chief Creative Officer

Y&R names Jaime Mandelbaum new Europe Chief Creative Officer

Y&R Global Chief Creative Officer Tony Granger and Andrew Dimitriou, Y&R’s CEO of Europe, announced the appointment of Jaime Mandelbaum as Chief Creative Officer of Europe. The São Paulo-born creative who has served as Chief Creative Officer of Y&R Central & Eastern Europe since 2013, will now oversee the global ad agency’s creative efforts across […]