FCB Chicago, Kinesso, Rival and more

We close out the week with the latest news clips about agency employment, promotions and meetings.

Life of CG

A CG life named Jon Sawyer as its chief operating officer. Sawyer will work to support strategic growth and integration, drawing on leadership experience gained over 20 years in life sciences at Biopharmaceuticals.

Cheil United Kingdom

Name Cheil UK Anne-Marie Worden as head of new business and marketing. Worden brings 26 years of experience to Dentsu International to develop new business in the UK and accelerate growth across Europe.

Dentsu Creative Canada

Jordan Doucette was appointed president of Dentsu Creative Canada. Doucette will continue to serve as creative director. The appointment follows the agency’s most award-winning season in recent history.

FCB Chicago

FCB Chicago welcomes you Matt Blitz as senior vice president, executive director of agency production. Blitz will lead all agency producers and the broadcast team, working to elevate the creative craftsmanship across over 50 brands.

Good Moose

Good Moose welcome Martin Carniglia as head of analytics and data science. Carniglia will lead the development of data-driven solutions for clients.

High tide

Named High Tide Brittney McDonald as managing director. McDonald brings experience from the agency and start-up world, enabling the studio to better serve brand partners.

Hogarth around the world

Lani Carstens was hired as managing director for global clients. Carstens will oversee key client portfolios including Unilever, TJX and Deliveroo.


Kinesso welcomed two new leaders to its management board. Tom Aimes Cull was welcomed as Global Chief Operating Officer and Amie Owen was welcomed as Global Chief Development Officer at Kinesso Commerce.


Kiterocket hired Jessica Fishman as director of the renewable energy practice. Fishman will be responsible for leading the agency’s client portfolio across renewable strategies and developing brands that expand globally.

McCann in New York

Name McCann New York Lucjan Etori as director of strategy. Etori will lead the development of the strategy department, integrating creative, digital and marketing innovations.


Mint accelerates growth in the US with new appointments to its leadership team. Lately, Federico Salvitti joined as Vice President of Development to provide expertise, cultivate a culture of excellence and scale the team’s success.


Motive has hired a creative duo formerly at 72andSunny to help run its Los Angeles office. Francisco Puppio AND Gabo Curielchy they have worked together on and off for over 15 years since they met on Y&R in Chicago.

Publicis Health Media

Publicis Health Media welcomes you Eric Solomon run your paid media practice. Solomon previously led the New York office focused on strategic integration planning and client partnerships.

Publicis Toronto

Publicis Toronto has made three senior appointments to expand its growth and success. Maria Chambers was appointed director of strategy, Catherine Parsons as evp, managing director and Scott Pinkney as creative director at Publicis Hawkeye.

Real chemistry

Real Chemistry has welcomed three new healthcare executives who will lead its integrated customer offerings and solutions. David Ehrlich joined as president of analytics and insights, Eric Solomon as practice leader, paid media and Carina Whitridge as a global client leader.


Lance Koenig was named partner and chief strategy officer at Rival. Koenig brings experience leading strategy at global agencies such as The Martin Agency and Leo Burnett.

Ruckus Movies

Jessica Sanders has been brought on board at Ruckus Films for US commercial and content representation. Sanders is known for work that is intelligent, authentic, passionate and fun.

Movies about sibling rivalry

Joanna Bosch has been added to the directorial ranks of Sibling Rivalry Films. Bosch is known for works combining realism and poetry.


TBWA established Ellie Brocklehurst as the new Marketing Director for Asia. Brocklehurst will be responsible for enhancing TBWA’s branding, communications and marketing efforts.

Team one

Team One was welcomed Rozabel Murai as the new media director. Murai will lead the agency’s media, experience, PR and influencer teams.