London production firm HLA has signed Ben Craig for commercial representation as a director. A former art director at Scottish ad agency The Union, Craig has directed commercials and a short film, Modern Times, which won him attention from international studios.
Squeak E. Clean Productions, the commercial music and sound design firm, has appointed Jack Catlin as a producer. Catlin was most recently a producer specializing in sound design at Stimmung, where he worked since 2007 on spots including Coke 'Heist', Nike 'Rise', Cadillac 'Re-Ignition', Wrigley's 'Ink Cloud', Dodge 'Freedom', and the Old Spice 'Man' campaign. Catlin started his career as music supervisor intern at Squeak E. Clean from 2005-2007.
Foundation Content has appointed Christina Stumpf as an editor. She has cut campaigns for brands including Miller, Orbitz, Cadillac, Sears, and Office Max, whose web video 'Jewelry' was shortlisted at Cannes. She joins after ten years editing at the Whitehouse.