Wieden+Kennedy/Amsterdam has hired award-winning designer Andy Walker as creative director. Walker was previously an art director, advanced concepts group, global brand design at Nike in Portland. … Former Foote Cone & Belding art director Dana Deskiewicz has joined New York-based interactive agency Deep Focus as creative director. … Durham-based agency The Republik has recruited Quincy Brown to fill the role of interactive director. Brown was formerly a partner at New York-based consulting firm Q-Media Interactive, after spending time as a website designer at Young & Rubicam/New York. … Acclaimed director Marc Forster ("Finding Neverland") has signed on with Santa Monica-based production company Independent Media for exclusive commercials representation. … U.K.-based production company New Moon has signed veteran Hollywood special effects supervisor Justin Klarenbeck to its roster.