W+K Portland Promotes Jess Monsey to Director of Client Services

By Erik Oster 

W+K Portland promoted Jess Monsey to director of client services. She will be tasked with overseeing the account services department for the office, while reporting directly to managing director Tom Blessington.

“Not only has Jess Monsey championed some of this agency’s greatest work over the past decade, she is a true business partner to her clients,” Blessington told The Drum. “She’s also been a key proponent of helping the agency evolve its creative offerings. For these reasons and more, I’m beyond excited to make this announcement.”

Monsey first joined W+K Portland in December of 2005 and has served as an account director on accounts including Coca-Cola/Powerade and P&G’s Ivory and Camay accounts. Over the past two years she served as group account director for KFC and Old Spice, while also taking on business director responsibilities. Prior to joining W+K, she spent four years as an account director with BBH New York, working on accounts such as Unilever, The World Gold Council and Us Weekly magazine.