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Amsterdam-based creative agency SuperHeroes has added five new hires to its team. French creative duo Dimitri Hekimian and Quentin Deronzier join as copywriter and art director, having previoulsy worked at Euro RSCG 360, Fred & Farid and Grey Paris on campaigns for brands such as Lego, Lacoste, Audi, Athena and Martini. Evelien Schenkkan joins as digital producer, with eight years of experience working for the likes of Isobar and Glassworks. Norwegian-born designer Krister Lima will also join in May along with a new, as-yet-unnamed art director. SuperHeroes was recently named digital agency for Converse, across the EMEA region, and won a global account role for LG.
Boulder-based agency School, a part of independent agency network Project: WorldWide, has appointed Gordy Hirsch as creative director. Hirsch previously led creative at Amelie Company in Denver and created campaigns for clients such as the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), including its recent "Drive High, Get a DUI" campaign.
Creative agency Zamebzi has hired Ricardo Diaz as director of digital. Diaz previously worked at TBWA/Chiat/Day from 2007-2013, and before that was with production company The Cannery. He has created work for clients including the Grammys, Gatorade, Pepsi, Nissan, Sony, Visa and Adidas.
Lowe Campbell Ewald's New York office has added two creative hires to its team, both from Publicis Kaplan Thaler. Melissa Goliczewski joins as senior copywriter and Erica Turner as senior art director, both working on the Unilever account. Goliczewski has worked at a number of agencies including MRM Worldwide Interactive, McCann Erickson Source Communications and DeVito/Verdi in addition to Publicis Kaplan Thaler, with clients such as Maybelline, L'Oreal, Intel, U.S. Army and Johnson & Johnson. Turner was senior art director at Gotham Inc. prior to Publicis Kaplan Thaler, working on global print, TV, in-store and digital campaigns for Maybelline New York Cosmetics, from concept to production.
RAPP has appointed Randy Morton to the newly created role of senior VP-director of integrated production. He will be based out of the Los Angeles office and will report to executive creative director Nick Platt. Morton previously owned a production company, Morton Productions Inc., and prior to that held the position of senior VP-director of integrated production for Deutsch LA, where he worked for nearly 10 years. Before that he was executive producer/head of production at FCB.
Jack Morton's New York office has appointed Tomas Larsson as senior VP-executive creative director. Mr. Larsson, who joined the agency last year as VP and senior creative drector, was previously a creative at agency Heavy, where he worked on campaigns for AOL, Finish Line, Fuse and VH1. He also spent time at his own agency, Hart + larsson, as well as Momentum Worldwide.