Revolving Door Roster Updates: FCB Chicago, Kinesso, Rival & More

By Kaila Mathis 

We’re closing out the week with the top recent news clips of agency hires, promotions and appointments.

CG Life

CG life named Jon Sawyer as its chief operating officer. Sawyer will work to support strategic growth and integration, drawing on leadership experience from more than 20 years in life sciences in biopharma.


Cheil U.K.

Cheil U.K. named Anne-Marie Worden as head of new business and marketing. Worden brings 26 years of experience to the position, the last eight at Dentsu International, and is tasked with driving new business in the U.K. and accelerating growth across Europe.

Dentsu Creative Canada

Jordan Doucette was named as the president of Dentsu Creative Canada. Doucette will also continue serving as chief creative officer. The appointment comes after the agency’s most awarded season in recent history.

FCB Chicago

FCB Chicago welcomed Matt Blitz as svp, executive director of agency production. Blitz will lead all agency producers and the broadcast business team, working to elevate the creative craft across over 50 brands.

Good Moose

Good Moose welcomed Martin Carniglia as head of analytics and data science. Carniglia will lead the development of data-driven solutions for clients.

High Tide

High Tide named Brittney McDonald as managing director. McDonald brings experience from the agency and startup worlds, empowering the studio to better serve brand partners.

Hogarth Worldwide 

Lani Carstens was hired as global client managing director. Carstens will oversee key client portfolios, including Unilever, TJX and Deliveroo.


Kinesso welcomed two new leaders to its c-suite. Tom Aimes-Cull was welcomed as global chief operating officer and Amie Owen was welcomed as global chief growth officer at Kinesso Commerce.


Kiterocket hired Jessica Fishman as director of its renewable energy practice. Fishman will be responsible for leading the agency’s renewable strategy client portfolio and advancing brands that are advancing the world.

McCann New York

McCann New York named Lucien Etori as chief strategy officer. Etori will spearhead growth of the strategy department by integrating creative, digital and marketing innovation.


Mint is accelerating growth in the U.S. with new appointments to its leadership team. Most recently, Federico Salvitti joined as vp of growth to provide expertise, cultivate a culture of excellence and scale the team’s success.


Motive hired a creative duo formerly at 72andSunny to work together to lead the LA office. Francisco Puppio and Gabo Curielcha have worked together on and off for over 15 years since meeting at Y&R in Chicago.

Publicis Health Media

Publicis Health Media welcomed Eric Solomon to lead its paid media practice. Solomon previously led the New York office on strategic integration planning and client partnerships.

Publicis Toronto

Publicis Toronto made three senior level appointments to scale growth and success. Mary Chambers was named as chief strategy officer, Catherine Parsons as evp, managing director and Scott Pinkney as chief creative officer for Publicis Hawkeye.

Real Chemistry

Real Chemistry welcomed three new healthcare executives to lead its integrated client offerings and solutions. David Ehrlich joined as president, analytics and insights, Eric Solomon as practice leader, paid media and Carina Whitridge as global client lead.


Lance Koenig was named as partner and chief strategy officer at Rival. Koenig brings experience leading strategy at global agencies like The Martin Agency and Leo Burnett.

Ruckus Films

Jessica Sanders was welcomed to the roster at Ruckus Films for commercial and content representation in the U.S. Sanders is known for work that is clever, authentic, passionate and fun.

Sibling Rivalry Films

Joan Bosch was added to the directorial roster at Sibling Rivalry Films. Bosch is known for work that combines realism and poetry.


TBWA appointed Ellie Brocklehurst as its new chief marketing officer, Asia. Brocklehurst will be responsible for elevating the branding, communications and marketing efforts for TBWA.

Team One

Team One welcomed Rosabel Murai as its new chief media officer. Murai will lead the agency’s media, experiential, PR and influencer teams.