Diane Iler-Smith Returns to Omincom’s Biolumina as Executive Creative Director

By Erik Oster Comment

Omnicom healthcare agency Biolumina hired Diane Iler-Smith as senior vice president, executive creative director, tasked with leading all creative assignments at the agency.

“It’s a privilege to have a talent like Diane at Biolumina,” Biolumina president Kirsten A. Kantak said in a statement. “With her robust experience in oncology and elegant yet innovative creative vision, we look forward to the tremendous impact she’ll have on our culture and our work.”

Iler-Smith arrives at Biolumina from Ogilvy Healthworld, where she spent the past four and a half years as executive vice president, chief creative officer. Before leaving for Ogilvy, she spent nearly five years with Biolumina, serving as senior vice president, creative director and then senior creative director. Prior to joining Biolumina, she spent nearly four years as executive vice president, chief creative officer for CommonHealth agency Altum.

“It feels like a homecoming,” Iler-Smith said in a statement. “Biolumina is an incredibly dynamic and vibrant environment with a solid scientific foundation as well as a clear vision forward. I’m looking forward to our continued success in the years ahead.”