Topic: training

As the Definition of a Media Agency Changes, MEC Hires a Talent Chief

Marie-Claire Barker assumes a global role

The seismic shift inside media agencies toward data analysis and digital delivery has spurred MEC to name its first global chief talent officer, with the shop reaching into a creative…

Nancy Vonk on The Agency Training Problem

Budget cuts, time constraints are contributing factors

Nancy Vonk and Janet Kestin have discussed launching a training consultancy geared toward creative staffers for months since a lack of training has plagued the industry for years. The duo, who've…

Vonk and Kestin Launch Training Consultancy

Ex-O&M creative leaders fill a void in advertising

Nancy Vonk and Janet Kestin have turned the dearth of training in the ad industry into a business model. Vonk and Kestin, co-chief creative officers of the Toronto office of Ogilvy…