GSD&M Welcomes Hines

GSD&M Idea City has hired Carrie Hines as vice president, account director on the Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen account. Hines brings to the position a profile of strong experience in the casual dining, quick-service restaurant and spirits categories. Hines comes to Omnicom’s GSD&M in Austin, Texas, from Slingshot of Dallas, where she held the title of group account director and was responsible for a portfolio of accounts including Joe’s Crab Shack and several Brown-Forman spirits brands including Finlandia Vodka, Southern Comfort and Woodford Reserve. Prior to that, she held positions at Publicis, Bates and The Zimmerman Agency.