Ebel Joins Euro RSCG

Euro RSCG in Chicago has hired former Young & Rubicam creative director Blake Ebel as group creative director. In the post, Ebel will report to the Havas shop’s chief creative officer, Steffan Postaer, and assist in providing overall creative direction at the agency. At WPP Group’s Y&R, Ebel served as worldwide creative director on the agency’s Jim Beam Brands account, as well as Orbitz.com, Sears’ Great Indoors and Barilla Pasta. Before that, Ebel was a senior art director at WPP’s J. Walter Thompson in Chicago.