Fuse Sport + Entertainment has hired two new account directors. Shervin Behzadi joins from Cancer Research UK and will work on the Carlsberg football account, while Anja Freidrich will focus on the agency’s UniCredit account.
Agency BD Network has just announced the recruitment of six new employees to its creative department, on the back of business wins with Cadbury and Corona. The new faces include Jolyon Grose who rejoins the company as head of copy, and Louise Taylor who joins as copywriter.
Giuseppe Plances, James Chorley and Alex Pearce have all joined the team at Brandfuel. Plances takes on the role of senior project manager, Chorley joins as senior 2D designer, while Pearce has become the agency’s new senior production manager.
Paul Donohue has been recruited by Wasserman Experience, where is head of digital and technology. Donohue previously worked as delivery director at RMA Consulting.
Bookseller Foyles has hired Kim Huynh Thi as its first full time sales and events hire manager as it looks to push its London venue located on Charing Cross Road. Huynh Thi previously held the role of events and production manager at marketing company AdSpect.
George P Johnson:
Nick Riggall has been appointed as the new head of digital strategy at George P Johnson. Joining the team from social media and marketing agency, The Social Partners he will be working across a number of different accounts.
David Gilbertson was recently appointed as non-executive chairman and group board member at Concerto Group. Gilbertson has previously led media organisations including Informa, Emap and Lloyds of London Press.
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