David Hicks joins from Canadian production company Sons and Daughters, where he is currently a partner. Hicks' career includes several wins at the Cannes Lions. Prior to his career as a director, Hicks was a well-known commercial editor, co-founding Panic & Bob.
Brand New School , the production company and design studio, has appointed Jason Cohon as West Coast executive producer. Cohon was previously executive producer at SWAY Studios, where he oversaw projects including promos for Dexter and the global launch of the MINI Countryman.