Mother London's Head of Strategy Dylan Williams and Creative Director Stephen Butler have been named partners at the agency, joining the five existing agency partners Robert Saville, Mark Waites, Stef Calcraft, Andy Medd and Matthew Clark. Williams arrived at Mother in 2005, after serving as planning director at Grey. He had also worked as board account planner at BBH. Butler also signed on in 2005, from his role as creative director at BBH. Prior to that, he was design director at British Vogue.
Colle + McEvoy, Minneapolis has add six to its team: Lisa Holzemer comes on board as senior interactive producer, from producer at MRM Worldwide and Martin Williams; Ben Clymer moves from Preston Kelly to take on the post of interactive designer; Fabien Dodard joins as junior art director, after working at Cripin Porter + Bogusky and a Haiti-based ad shop; Jenny Kirmis has been named junior copywriter and recently graduated from the Miami Ad School; Brice Hemmer joins as junior interactive designer/developer, after interning at Poplife and CompIt Design Studio and Tom Ferrara, a recent grad from the University of Minnesota, joins as interactive developer.
Paydirt Pictures has signed to its roster directing team Riess/Hill, who join Iain Mackenzie, Lex Halaby, Lorenzo Fonda, Shawn Kim and Moh Azima.
Ian Bearce has been named executive producer at Runner Runner. He will also serve as EP of the company affiliate Fischer Edit/FX and Modern Music, Minneapolis. Bearce was previously head of production at Partizan, L.A.