In the role, Philpott will be tasked with leading the office’s growth and direction while continuing to work on strategy for clients including Lowe’s UPS and AMC Theatres.
“Carrie’s success leading client services for our Atlanta office and her proven track record of delivering end-to-end results for our clients made Carrie the clear choice for the role of Managing Director,” Huge international president Michael Koziol, who also oversees the Atlanta office, said in a statement. “I see her as a key member of our global operating team and know she brings so much potential to this new role.”
“The passion for design-driven digital experiences and digital transformation is infectious, and being a part of the agency’s growth has been a career highlight,” Philpott added. “The culture and talent in our office is unmatched in the Atlanta market and I’m confident in great opportunities for growth ahead.”
Philpott joined Huge in October of 2015, following nearly two years as senior vice president, managing director for DigitasLBi’s Atlanta office. She originally joined DigitasLBi back in 2000 and served as vice president, group director and senior vice president, group account director before being named managing director. While with DigitasLBi, she led the agency’s multinational Delta Air Lines team and digital strategy for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.