DeFilippis Joins Deutsch

NEW YORK — Robb DeFilippis has been named svp, director of print services at Deutsch, effective Nov. 11, the agency said. DeFilippis joins from BBDO where he was vp, director of print services. He reports to COO Linda Sawyer and succeeds
Vivian Cunningham who left in September to join Lowe.

Deutsch managing partner and COO Linda Sawyer said she chose DeFillipis out of 50 candidates who applied because of his “quality aesthetic, passion for the business” and for his “state-of-the-art technical expertise. His energy and drive will make for a great cultural fit.”

While at BBDO, DeFilippis oversaw all print production and art buying and supervised the graphic production studio. BBDO New York’s clients include, Pepsi, FedEx, Gillette, General Electric, Campbell’s Soup, Pizza Hut, KFC and Cingular Wireless.

Before joining BBDO New York, DeFillipis svp, director of creative services at Wolf Group. He has also worked at DDB.