San Francisco’s Swirl Hires New Creative Director

By Patrick Coffee Comment

Chip SheeanToday we learned that Presidio, San Francisco agency Swirl has hired industry veteran and longtime freelance AD/CD Chip Sheean as its newest Creative Director.

Sheean has an extensive history working as both a designer directing art/creative and an instructor at San Francisco’s Academy of Art. His most recent in-house position was a two-year stint as CD at Nice SF; he spent nearly six years as Associate Design Director VP at Deutsch LA in addition to full-time and freelance gigs as Senior Art Director and Creative Director at M&C Saatchi and Eleven, Inc., respectively.

John Berg, Co-CEO and President of Swirl, writes:

“Chip brings extensive leadership ability and great skill to Swirl. He’s a really nice person too.”

Sheean will lead the Walmart digital account and handle new business initiatives. He reports directly to Berg.