While everyone is immersed in Cannes news, we’re closing out the week with a few highlights of hires and promotions at agencies around the world.
Along with its recent rebrand, Arther made a series of new leadership appointments. Meredith Cuevas was promoted to chief growth officer and Laura Hedges to vp, outdoor. Shannon Robichaud was hired as svp, business development and Erin Wondra as vp, agriculture.
Attachment appointed Ana Thorsdottir as innovation director, social and creators. Thorsdottir will utilize 15 years of industry experience to serve as the client lead for Google, YouTube and Amazon, while also leading the development and execution of creator strategists, data insights and machine learning for its client portfolio.
Buck welcomed James Britton as executive producer to lead its U.K. team. Britton will lead the team in creative initiatives across design, animation, branding, animation, branding and experience.
Benji Shepherd joined Exverus Media as senior e-commerce specialist. Matthew Balcolm also joined as senior specialist of programmatic marketing.
Hanson Dodge welcomed Eduardo Moraes as sitecore architect. Moraesl will lead the agency’s sitecore practice and report to Ethan Koehler, vp digital experience and technology.
Superheroes agency has hired Flaco, the world’s first AI Owl as a new creative director. Flaco’s first day with the agency featured a special appearance at the Cannes International Festival of Creativity, where she wowed the audience at a panel on AI and creativity.
The7stars made a series of new hires to expand its investment in strategy. New additions include Mehul Ashra, Victoria Delaney, Adam Smith, Lashantay Richards and Rosalie Shakir.