Franks Joins Energy BBDO

Omnicom Group’s Energy BBDO in Chicago has hired Judy Franks as director of brand behavior, a new position. She was most recently a strategy director at Publicis Groupe’s Starcom. In her new position, Franks has been charged with developing a discipline to ensure that the agency’s creative ideas are implemented across all media touch points, including advertising, point-of-sale and customer experience. She will report to president and CEO Tonise Paul. At Starcom, Franks led the agency’s healthcare practice. Prior to Starcom, she spent 12 years at Havas’ Euro RSCG in Chicago.