Monday, March 27, 2017

TBWA\Chiat\Day

Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017

Executive creative director Renato Fernandez has been elevated to chief creative officer of TBWA\Chiat\Day Los Angeles. A six-year veteran of the agency, Fernandez steps into the role last held by Brent Anderson, who moved to TBWA\Media Arts Lab to become chief creative officer. Fernandez, who...

Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016

TBWA\Chiat\Day New York has hired Wade Alger as executive creative director. Alger, an eight-year veteran of The Martin Agency — and one of the creative leads behind its award-winning work for GEICO — will bring his talents to TBWA in early December, working alongside ECD and global head of art...

Thursday, Jul. 14, 2016

A high-profile comedy ad on this year’s Super Bowl, a PSA designed to promote tolerance, a two-minute animated history of a multi-faceted company perhaps best known for its vehicular acumen, a tribute to retired NFL quarterback Peyton Manning, and a retrospective on 2015 are in the running for...

Thursday, Mar. 10, 2016

Film Brazil hosted its second annual Brazilian Directors Showcase on Tuesday (3/8) at the Viceroy Hotel in Santa Monica, showcasing select filmmakers and resources to the ad agency community.

Last year’s Showcase spanned...

Friday, Jul. 24, 2015

The Road To Emmy is being traversed by a wide ranging field of select commercials--from an agency in-house-produced piece to three Super Bowl spots, as well as a lauded viral phenomenon breaking gender stereotypes, and the undisputed king of the Derek Jeter...

Thursday, Jul. 16, 2015

While the swan song season of Mad Men earned 11 Emmy Award nominations, including for Outstanding Drama Series, the real-world ad industry continued to make its mark on the competition with TBWA\Chiat\Day leading the way with two Best Commercial...

Wednesday, Jun. 17, 2015

TBWA\Chiat\Day has made three senior hires for its NY office: Josh Tavlin and Adam Wohl as global creative directors; and Natalie Puccio as group planning director. Tavlin and Wohl will report to executive creative director Matt Ian. Puccio will report to chief...

Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015

TBWA\Chiat\Day LA has hired Tanya LeSieur as chief production officer and Mark Sloan as director of design. Both LeSieur and Sloan will report to chief creative officer Stephen Butler, with Sloan joining this month and LeSieur following suit in late March....

Friday, Jan. 30, 2015

Hy Yablonka, a beloved creative who mentored assorted agency artisans, passed away earlier this month at the age of 81. Best known for his work as creative director at Chiat/Day from its very inception--and credited with the hiring of industry icon Lee Clow--...

Monday, May. 19, 2014

Two new creative teams have been appointed at TBWA\Chiat\Day LA. Marco Monteiro and Ana Carolina Reis join from AlmapBBDO in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The other new duo at TBWA\Chiat\Day consists of Guy Helm and Chris Rodriguez. Helm comes over from Mistress while Rodriguez joins from FCB LA. All four...