Brent Smart

Saatchi New York Cuts CEO and CCO in Leadership Overhaul

In a surprising overhaul of its leadership, Saatchi & Saatchi New York has parted with both its CEO Brent Smart and its chief creative officer Jay Benjamin. Both will leave the agency, effective Sept. 1.

Saatchi’s New CEO Doesn’t Want to Pick Apart the Past

Robert Senior doesn’t like to dwell on the past, yet many of the challenges he’ll face as Saatchi & Saatchi’s next global CEO date back several years.

Saatchi (Finally) Finds a Chief Marketing Officer

Saatchi & Saatchi has finally filled its chief marketing officer role.

Saatchi Gets a New Head of Strategy

Saatchi & Saatchi's head of strategy for the Americas is leaving for another Publicis Groupe shop and Saatchi has filled the role with an insider. 

Jay Benjamin Fills Top Creative Job at Saatchi New York

The New York office of Saatchi & Saatchi has filled its top creative role with a leader from sister shop Leo Burnett. Jay Benjamin, the chief creative officer at Burnett's New York office, assumes the same title at the bigger office of Saatchi, whose top accounts include Procter & Gamble and General Mills. Both agencies are owned by Publicis Groupe.

Con Williamson Is Leaving Saatchi N.Y. After 3+ Years

The management turnover at the New York headquarters of Saatchi & Saatchi continues.

Once Again, Saatchi Changes CEOs in New York

Saatchi & Saatchi is changing CEOs in New York again, after just 14 months. CEO Durk Barnhill is being replaced by Brent Smart, a worldwide managing director on General Mills, a key agency account.