Ben Walker and Matt Gooden, creative directors at Beattie McGuinness Bungay, are leaving to join Crispin Porter & Bogusky's London office as joint executive creative directors. The pair, who have been at BMB since January 2010, were previously at Wieden + Kennedy where they worked on campaigns including Honda's Cog in 2003. They have worked together for 21 years, including at TBWA prior to W+K.
Animation production company Not To Scale has signed US-based directors Elastic for European wide representation. Elastic is comprised of Andy Hall, Patrick Murphy and Angus Wall. Wall was an Academy Award winner this year for Best Film Editing for The Social Network. The group, whose most recent work was Inside a Pint for Ben & Jerry's, has studio space in New York and LA.
Anonymous Content has signed Tomas Jonsgarden for representation in the US. The Swedish native (also represented by Sonny London and Flodellfilm in Scandinavia) has directed campaigns for clients including Volvo, Mercedes-Benz, Visa, Toyota and Sony Ericsson, and has earned honors from the Cannes, Epica, Eurobest, New York Festivals, and the Chicago International Film Festival.
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