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BETC, fox + hare, Oberland and more


This week wraps up with many new executive hires, department expansions, and roster additions. Let’s see who enters Q4 this week in the world of agencies.

Advantage of Unified Commerce

Advantage Unified Commerce hired Stephanie Rogers as the new senior vice president of strategic services. Rogers brings over 25 years of marketing experience and expertise across digital and traditional channels.

believe the media

Director Bruce St.Clair joined Believe Media’s roster for commercial representation in the United States. St. Clair has produced spots for clients such as AT&T, Chevrolet, Nationwide and Samsung.


Kelli Anstine was promoted to the new chairman of Bernstein-Rein. Anstine has been with the company for over 29 years and was previously vice president of the agency. Now, she will lead a Retailigent brand strategy for Berstein-Rein aimed at driving retail brand engagement and growth through enhanced customer and market insight.


BETC promoted Antoinette Beatson to the vice president. Having previously held roles within the company including copywriter, creative director and most recently executive creative director, Beatson will now lead a team of creative talent to serve clients such as Disneyland Paris, La Roche-Posay and Mondelez, with a key focus on gender work. equality through campaign work.

Big fish

Big fish strategic design consultancy is welcomed Graham Hale as its first CEO. In this role, Hales will lead the UK business, develop its new US agent and advise clients on start-up, transformation and growth strategies.

Fox + Hare

Fox + Hare selected Mark Smith as its first CEO. The hire comes after a period of strong growth for the agency, during which it brought in new clients including Britvic Group, easyJet holidays, OneID and Vestiaire Collective.

Hecho Studios

keith jamerson was named Executive Director of Production at Hecho Studios. Coming from his former position as Head of USA Production at Stink Studios, Jamerson will expand the company’s diverse network of creators, directors and makers to deliver impactful content to brands while improving fairness and the representation.


MassiveMusic has welcomed a new senior creative appointment to complement its growing demand for sound and music strategies for brands and agencies. Hires include Eric David Johnson as Executive Creative Director Shez Mehra as Head of Partnerships. In addition, Johanna Cranitch was promoted to creative director.

McCann Global Group

Ann Christine Diaz was named Senior Vice President, Global Head, Creative Excellence at McCann Worldgroup. With over 20 years of journalism experience spanning advertising and marketing creativity, most recently as Creative Editor at Ad Age, Diaz will oversee the agency’s Creative Excellence department to support its creative community. globally across all regions and agencies.

New York Women in Film and Television

Leslie Fields Cruz was named the new chair of the board of directors of New York Women in Film & Television. Fields-Cruz has four years of board experience, including roles as vice president of programming and membership, while also serving as executive director of Black Public Media since 2014.


Oberland has expanded its team with two new creative and strategic recruits. Chris Plehal joined as Vice President, Creative Director and Emma Ryan joins as a senior strategist, together building the creative and intellectual firepower of the agency.


stÉphane Dupayage was appointed Product Manager at Ogury. Dupayage will lead Ogury’s product organization and roadmap to execute new strategies on personalized advertising using a cookieless solution for marketers, agencies and vendors.

open web

The OpenWeb premium community engagement platform named Tiffany Xingyu Wang as his very first CMO. Wang is an award-winning marketing expert and digital security leader, and will be responsible for expanding the business to new publishers, advertisers and apps.

Rattling stick

Rattling Stick US signed director Iqbal Ahmed for commercial representation in the United States. Ahmed is known for his work with clients like Nike, Adidas, Google, Spotify, Pinterest, Snapchat and Microsoft

Advertisement Rinck

Rinck Publicity has hired Maya Johnson as a graphic designer. With years of experience as an in-house animator and expertise in 2D vector animation and motion design, Johnston will provide design solutions including video, animation, photography and color theory.

Sparks + honey

Sparks + honey has expanded its advisory board with experts in emerging tastes and fair futures. New board members include Jing Gaochef, entrepreneur and expert in Chinese cuisine, as well as Dr. Beck Takeda-Tinkerdirector of system education and business innovation at Colorado State University.

Wavemaker India

Vishal Jacob has been appointed Chief Transformation Officer at Wavemaker India. Jacob will continue in his current role as Chief Digital Officer, with additional responsibilities in his new role, including building diverse skill sets within the business teams to manage current and future business needs.