Denver’s McClain Finlon Shakes Up Creative Ranks

McClain Finlon Advertising in Denver has elevated Tom Leydon to evp, chief creative officer, a new position.

Leydon, 42, is relinquishing day-to-day supervisory duties as executive creative director at the 100-person shop to focus on the agency’s “creative vision.” He has been with McClain Finlon for seven years.

Creative directors Gregg Bergan, 41, and Jeff Martin, 38, who each joined the shop two months ago, will now oversee creative for all accounts, including Xcel Energy, Orange Glo International, Einstein’s Bagels and Red Robin Gourmet Burgers.

Bergan previously was a senior writer on Lexus at Team One Advertising in El Segundo, Calif. Martin, an art director, had been an associate creative director at Barnhart/CMI in Denver.