Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Pete Favat

Thursday, Jun. 28, 2018

Deutsch has hired Shannon Washington as SVP, creative director in its Los Angeles office. Washington will lead the H&R Block account, which recently appointed Deutsch as AOR. She will report to Deutsch chief creative officer of North America, Pete Favat.

Washington joins Deutsch from...

Monday, May. 28, 2018

Todd Lefelt, former managing director of UX at Huge, has joined Deutsch as EVP and head of its user experience design department. Lefelt will work across the agency’s roster of clients, overseeing all user design out of the Los Angeles office. He will report directly to Pete Favat, Deutsch’s...

Monday, Apr. 30, 2018

The ADVERTISING Club of New York’s 2018 International ANDY Awards, the first advertising award show of the season, has announced its list of the top ten ads it predicts will sweep the 2018 awards season. “It’s a Tide Ad” (Saatchi & Saatchi New York), KFC’s “FCK” (Mother London) and “Live...

Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017

Deutsch has hired Doris Chung, SVP, creative director, to spearhead the agency’s creative work for Mott’s and Canada Dry. Chung reports directly to Pete Favat, chief creative officer of North America.
 
“Doris is truly a jack of all trades,” said Favat. “She has created powerful work...

Thursday, Jul. 6, 2017

In SHOOT’s preview (5/21) of this year’s Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, PJ Pereira, president of the Entertainment Lions jury, observed that when entering the judging room, “You’re there to learn in the name of the rest of the industry...You have to walk in with an...

Friday, May. 19, 2017

Wendy Clark has a propensity for breaking new ground at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. In 2011, when she was president of Sparkling Brands and Strategic Marketing for Coca-Cola North America, Clark became the first client-side marketer to head the Creative Effectiveness...

Wednesday, Apr. 27, 2016

Deutsch has hired Dan Kelleher and Jason Bagley to serve as chief creative officers/partners in its New York. Kelleher assumes CCO duties in the agency’s New York shop on May 2 while Bagley will settle into the L.A. office in mid-May. Kelleher comes over from KBS where he was co-CCO. Noted...

Monday, Apr. 4, 2016

Pete Johnson has been named to serve as executive creative director at Deutsch New York. Joining in June, Johnson currently serves as Arnold's creative co-lead, executive creative director, in the Boston office. A highly awarded creative, he’s worked on an array of brands including Progressive,...

Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015

When a job is awarded, commercial producers put wheels in motion at a moment’s notice, getting a logistically complex shoot off the ground in the proverbial blink of an eye. Akin to that nimble, proactive, can-do, take-the-initiative modus operandi, the L.A. ad...

Tuesday, Jun. 24, 2014

Deutsch LA has hired Matt O’Rourke, best known for his off-kilter Old Spice work at Wieden+Kennedy, as executive creative director.

O’Rourke will co-lead all digital efforts at Deutsch LA with Jerome Austria, who recently rejoined the agency. O’...

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