New Agency Additions

By Patrick Coffee 

-Portland’s Cinco Design hired Shawn Petersen as director of digital experience; he will lead creative strategy and direction for the agency’s tech and lifestyle brands. In his previous position at Instrument, he led strategy for clients like Google, Red Bull, Twitter and Nike. link

-Hiccup Media added acclaimed fashion director John Poliquin to its roster. His portfolio ranges from ads for Urban Outfitters, Diet Coke, Burberry and H&M to music videos and full-length film. link

-Production house Twist hired director Scott Pitts. Before joining Twist, Pitts specialized in food photography after “after a brief stint in the world of advertising”; credits include campaigns for Frito Lay, Starbucks, Coca-Cola, Nestle and Quaker. link