DDB Seeks a New President in San Francisco

DDB is seeking a new president for its San Francisco office, as Mike Harris heads to a production company in Los Angeles.

Husband-and-Wife Media Shop Seeks Outsized Results

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Havas Worldwide Chicago’s New Chief Is a Familar Face

Havas Worldwide has installed a new president atop its Chicago office but he's a familiar face at the agency.

Mcgarrybowen Fills President’s Role With Insider

Mcgarrybowen, after searching outside for an executive to lead its New York office, went for a longtime insider instead. Tom Sewell has worked at the agency since 2008, most recently as executive managing director on Verizon. He now becomes president of New York.

Carisa Bianchi Leaves TBWA After 24 Years

Another veteran of TBWA is exiting the agency.

Steve Stoute Adds New Leaders to Translation

Steve Stoute is restocking his leadership ranks at Translation with veterans of the agency and marketer worlds. Joining as president is Nils Peyron, a former account leader at McCann Erickson and Ogilvy & Mather who most recently was chief marketing officer at Toms shoes. Peyron fills a vacancy left by the November 2012 exit of Leeann Leahy.

Steve Erich Becomes President of Crispin

Crispin Porter + Bogusky, a month after splitting with longtime creative leader Rob Reilly, has recast its top management.

David Murphy Heads to Team Detroit

A veteran car guy is getting back into the game. David Murphy, who used to run Saatchi & Saatchi’s lead office on Toyota, has become president of Team Detroit, WPP Group’s main hub for its global Ford business. He starts Aug. 1.

Arnold N.Y. President Resigns

Lynn Power, an Arnold veteran who has run the New York office as president for the past five years, has resigned and will leave late this summer, the Havas agency said. Power’s exit comes five months after Robert LePlae was named global CEO of Arnold Worldwide, succeeding Andrew Benett.

Taxi N.Y. Finds a New President

The New York office of Taxi has filled its president's post. Assuming the role is David Jenkins, who most recently was chief integration officer at Kirshenbaum Bond Senecal + Partners in New York. He joined Kirshenbaum nearly four years ago after a stint at McCann Erickson.