Colman Brohan Davis—Chip Grogg has been named executive creative director at strategic branding and creative agency Colman Brohan Davis, Chicago. Previously, he was VP-creative director at Grey Direct. The agency also announced that Richard Strassburger has been promoted to VP-director of strategic planning from director of strategic planning; Gina Miller has been named VP-director of customer engagement from VP-director of client services; and Ron Kohudic has been appointed associate creative director from executive art director.
NK—Nick Nicholson, co-founder and VP-executive creative director at NK, retired Oct. 13. Pete Kovac, co-founder and president-CEO of NK, remains at the head of the agency. Creative duties will be led by Phil Gayter, director of creative services.