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Industry Update Week(s) of June 19th & 26th

Accounts

Following a review, JetBlue has selected Brooklyn-based Big Spaceship as its digital design partner.

Agency Creative/ Producers

BBH New York has promoted Gerard Caputo to chief creative officer.

Arnold Worldwide has appointed Jennifer Alfson as executive creative director in its New York office. Alfson joins from Fallon NY (formerly AR New York), where she was a senior creative director working on Revlon.

Gallegos United has named Harvey Marco as its new chief creative officer and co-president. Marco joins from WPP’s Garage Team Mazda, an agency he helped launch, serving as its chief creative officer since 2010.

The Community has appointed Daniel Pérez Pallares as executive creative director. Pallares was most recently chief creative officer at Leo Burnett Mexico.

Directors/Production

Director Dax Shepard has joined the roster at brother.

Kathryn Bigelow has joined the roster at Smuggler for worldwide representation.

Public Record has signed director Daisy Zhou.

RSA Films has signed director Max Winkler for commercial representation.

Anchor Point has signed director/studio Brikk to its roster for U.S. representation.

Society has added directorial duo Sing-Sing (Sean Pecknold and Adi Goodrich) to its roster.

Director Ricky Staub has joined the roster at Great Guns.

Design/Editorial/VFX

MPC has named Eduardo “Alvin” Cruz creative director for New York, and Morten Vinther has joined MPC Los Angeles as head of 2D. Cruz joins from Method and Vinther joins from Glassworks Amsterdam.

Editor David Blackburn has joined the roster at PS260.

Misc.

Chris Roan has joined Untitled Worldwide as partner.

BBH has appointed Sarah Watson New York Chairman and former R/GA SVP/client services U.S. Anthony Romano New York CEO.

Katrien De Bauw has succeeded Erica Hoholic as global president at Media Arts Lab.

Upcoming Events

August 30 – September 9 | Venice Film Festival (Venice, Italy) 
Sept 1 – 4 | Telluride Film Festival (Telluride, CO) 
Sept 7 – 17 | Toronto International Festival (Toronto, Canada) 
Sept 13 | Art of Creativity Awards Celebration (Los Angeles, CA) 
Sept 21 – 23 | Kinsale Shark Awards (Kinsale, Ireland) 
Sept 27 | CLIO Awards (NYC, New York)