Four months after joining BBDO San Francisco from Saatchi & Saatchi LA, ECD Mike McKay, he of Twitter recruiting fame, has made his first senior creative hire by the name of Bryan Houlette. The CD arrives from Goodby, where he served as an ACD/art director and helped produce campaigns for clients including HP, Saturn, Nintendo, Adobe, “Got Milk?” and more. During his time at GS&P, Houlette won silver at the ANDY’s for Yahoo! work as well Cannes Lions and One Show Pencils for Nintendo’s Wario and the “White Gold” milk effort.
The new creative director, who starts this week, will be involved with various BBDO SF clients including Mars, Vail Resorts and Gallo.