Freuchte Assumes Presidency of C+M

CHICAGO MDC Partners’ Colle + McVoy has promoted director of client services Christine Freuchte to president of the shop, according to the agency.

Freuchte, who joined the agency in September 2004, succeeds John Jarvis, who will remain CEO and chief creative officer at the Minneapolis shop.

“Over the past year, Christine has proven she knows how to rally the talent and resources to accomplish amazing things for the agency, and we can expect to see a lot more of that in her new role as president,” Jarvis said in a statement.

Prior to joining the Minneapolis agency, Fruechte was an executive vice president and partner at crosstown agency Kerker. She also has worked at Interpublic Group’s Campbell Mithun in Minneapolis, where she started the agency’s KidCom youth marketing division, and was director of client services at Milici Valenti Ng Pack in Honolulu.