Crispin Names 5 New Partners

Crispin Porter + Bogusky has named five new partners while the agency’s parent firm, MDC Partners in Canada, said Alex Bogusky (pictured) would take on the additional role of chief creative insurgent at the holding-company level.

“In his new role, MDC Partners will be able to leverage Alex’s creative vision, marketing and branding expertise, and social media insights across the entire MDC Partners network,” said MDC CEO Miles Nadal.

Bogusky, a founding partner at Crispin, maintains creative oversight at the shop. Apart from Crispin, other key MDC holdings include Kirshenbaum Bond Senecal + Partners and Zig.

The new partners at Miami and Boulder, Colo.-based Crispin are: group account directors Laura Bowles and Heather Faunce, ecd Jeff Benjamin, director of integrated production David Rolfe and managing director of interactive Winston Binch.

“These new partners represent the talents and skills — from interactive to content production — that will help take the agency into the future,” said Jeff Hicks, agency CEO. “Moreover, they affirm our commitment to grow our own leaders. The agency’s management team now consists of 12 partners.