Ex-Temerlin Creative Joins N.Y. Shop

NEW YORK Eric McClellan has joined The Ad Store as a creative director.

McClellan left Interpublic Group’s Temerlin McClain in Irving, Texas, last March, where he served as executive vice president, executive creative director. He also has been a creative director at Deutsch, BBDO, TBWA\Chiat\Day and McCann-Erickson. During his career, McClellan has worked on campaigns for clients such as AT&T, AOL, Ikea, Pepsi, Absolut, New York Life and McDonald’s.

Also joining the New York agency as a creative director is Lee St. James. He was most recently senior vice president, creative director at Saatchi & Saatchi in New York. Prior to that, he established his own agency, Egan/St. James, in Pittsburgh and held executive creative director positions at Ketchum/TBWA in Pittsburgh and Austin Kelley Advertising in Atlanta, among others. His work has appeared in campaigns for UBS/PaineWebber, Tide, SunnyD, Tylenol and Cascade.

The Ad Store’s clients include JetBlue Airways, Mike’s Hard Lemonade, Alitalia Airlines, Loews Cineplex Entertainment, Ellen Tracy Hosiery, Apple Core Hotels and eDiets.com.