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JWT, New York welcomed back Conway Williamson as executive creative director, where he will work on Royal Caribbean and Nokia. Additionally, he will act as ECD for new business, as well as oversee content for divisions JWTwo and The Nursery. ... Interactive production company Firstborn welcomed Tom Walker as executive producer of its Los Angeles office. Walker was formerly director of interactive at Venables Bell & Partners in San Francisco. ... Marcio Salem, president and creative director of Salem in São Paulo, has been appointed the Direct Lions Jury President for the 55th edition of the Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival. ... Amsterdam communications agency KesselsKramer opened KKOutlet, a London-based office that will serve as an agency, a shop selling products & books and a gallery showcasing artists, designers and photographers. ... rhinofx announced the opening of a Connecticut office dedicated to supporting feature film and video game effects. ... Phoenix Editorial & Designs recruited motion graphics and visual effects artist Phil Spitler to join its team. ... Former Radium VP Paul Abatemarco joined Stardust Studios as the executive producer of the creative production company's Santa Monica studio. ... Commercial photo agency Apostrophe added photographer Plamen Petkov to its roster. ... London's Passion Pictures launched a new in-house production company called Strange Beast, which will represent an international roster of talent and focus on commercials, web based media, music videos, short films and art exhibitions.