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Industry Update May 2021

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Fetch Rewards, a top mobile shopping rewards platform, has named Anomaly its first creative agency of record

Discover has named TBWA\Chiat\Day LA as lead creative agency, replacing Grey New York in the role. Grey will continue to work across several lines of business at Discover.

Following a review, United Airlines has named 72andSunny global creative agency of record, replacing incumbent Dentsumcgarrybowen.

Travelocity has appointed Doner as its new agency of record.

Following a review, Coinbase, the cryptocurrency exchange platform, has picked The Martin Agency as its creative agency of record.

The Martin Agency has been awarded creative duties on Unilever’s Axe brand.

JetBlue is parting ways with longtime creative agency Mullen Lowe.

Following a review, Johnson & Johnson has moved its Johnson’s Baby and Aveeno Baby U.S. creative accounts to Doner.

Following a review, New York-based agency Mojo Supermarket has won creative duties for online dating app Match.

Doner has been awarded J&J’s Lubriderm adult skincare account.

Colle McVoy has been selected as lead agency for Credit Sesame, a consumer focused credit wellness platform.

Following a review, Sub-Zero Group has appointed Huge as its agency of record.

Hyatt appointed Ogilvy as global lead agency for its guest loyalty program, World of Hyatt.

Agency Creative/ Producers

Publicis Groupe has promoted Jenny Read to chief production officer for all creative agencies in the US. Tim LeGallo has been promoted to director of production for Publicis and Saatchi NY.

YARD NYC has promoted Emily Green to head of production.

Danielle Tarris has been named head of production for CPB.

BBH New York has hired group creative directors Kasia Canning and Estefanio Holtz. Canning joins from 72andSunny and Holtz from McCann New York.

Butler, Shine, Stern & Partners has hired Liz Corsini as head of production and Nicole Schofield as executive integrated producer,

DAVID Miami has appointed Rafael Donato its new chief creative officer. Donato comes over from the agency’s São Paulo office.

Javier Campopiano has been promoted to global creative partner at Grey.

Dana Angelo has joined CPB as creative director. Angelo was most recently at Sid Lee.

Havas Chicago has named Myra Nussbaum as its chief creative office.

WorkInProgress has hired creative director duo Kelly McCormick and D’Arcy O’Neill to head up the agency’s new Domino’s business. The duo join from CPB Boulder where they worked on the Domino’s account.

Leo Burnett Worldwide global chief creative Officer Liz Taylor is departing and the agency has elevated Chaka Sobhani, its U.K. creative chief, to the role.

Directors/Production

Production company Rattling Stick has signed director and writer Vanessa Beletic for commercial representation in the U.S. and U.K.

Anonymous Content has signed director Alex Hulsey.

SNL directors Hannah Levy and Adriana Robles have joined the roster at Tool.

Director Josh Penn Soskin has signed with Epoch Films.

Station Film has signed director and photographer Zack Seckler.

m ss ng p eces has added Ezra Hurwitz to its roster.

Director Emilie Silvestri has joined the roster at Contagious.

Greg Barth has joined the roster at CoMPANY Films.

Good Company has signed photographer/director Gemma Warren.

Alkemy X has added director Tatjana Green to its roster.

m ss ng p eces has added Oge Egbuonu to its roster.

Eric Andre has joined Bullitt for commercial representation.

Marit Weerheijm has joined the roster at Interrogate.

Loveboat has signed Elena Parasco.

Stink Rising has added director LOOSE to its roster.

More Media has added Chaz Smith to its roster.

Rocket Film has signed director Tati Barrantes.

ArtClass has signed director Paul Trillo.

Florence has signed Dan Carr.

Hone Production has hired Matt Joyner as Executive Producer

The Corner Shop is opening an office in London, headed by owner Anna Hashmi, company partner and director Sara Dunlop, and executive producer Chia Tucker.

Design/Editorial/VFX

Cabin Editing Company has expanded to New York with a new office led by managing partner Maggie Meade.

Editor Shane Reid has been made a partner at Exile.

Editor John Dingfield has rejoined Cutters.

Ian Bradley has joined Carbon as creative director.

Colorist Kya Lou has joined LA-based Primary.

The Den has hired Courtney Ryan Law as head of production in New York.

Editor Oliver Best has joined the roster at Whitehouse Post.

Editor Graham Turner has joined Union as partner/editor. Turner joins from Cabin Editing Company.