It took nearly a year, but FCB Garfinkel has filled its top creative role in New York. Eric Cosper, a veteran creative director who has worked at such agencies as BBDO, Wieden + Kennedy and Publicis, becomes the office's chief creative officer under CEO Lee Garfinkel.
Larry Hampel's decision to step aside late last year and do his own thing gave Cramer-Krasselt vice chairman Marshall Ross an opportunity to pick a new kind of chief creative officer for the agency's New York office.
Even in an industry increasingly defined by change, advertising agencies this year are making high-level moves at a blistering pace.
Darren Moran's reign atop the New York creative department of Havas Worldwide has ended after just a year, triggering yet another search for a creative chief.