DDB New York Hires Langdon

NEW YORK — Laura Langdon, most recently a creative services director at TBWA\CHIAT\DAY New York, has left that company after three years to return to sister Omnicom shop DDB New York as Chief Operating Officer effective August 1st.

Prior to joining TBWA\C\D, Langdon spent five years at DDB New York as director of print services where she managed the print group and developed processes to streamline digital production, a DDB representative said. While at TBWA\C\D, Langdon oversaw art buying, print and interactive production, graphic studio services and creative management/recruiting.

Langdon, 40, will report to Bob Kuperman, the agency’s chairman and CEO. The new position reunites Langdon with Kuperman and John Staffen, executive creative director, DDB Worldwide; both are also TBWA\C\D alums.