Wieden+Kennedy has appointed Guillermo Vega as executive creative director for its Sao Paulo, Brazil office, which opened in November last year. He joins Icaro Doria and Andre Gustavo Soares on its executive management team. Vega joins from Young & Rubicam New York, where he was regional creative director for Latin America, global creative director for Dell and Bacardi and group creative director on Virgin Atlantic, MTV, VH1 and Land Rover. He also served on Y&R's global creative board. Prior to moving to New York, he was executive creative director at Y&R in his native Buenos Aires. He has won over 300 awards and also served on the jury for festivals including Cannes, the International ANDY Awards, D&AD, CLIOS, the London International Awards and the New York Festival.
Yessian,a collective of producers, composers, music supervisors, research creatives and recording artists, has appointed Weston Fonger as a sound designer/engineer. His previous experience includes five years at audioEngine, working for clients such as HBO, Sony, Converse, Revlon and Visa. He also worked on spots for Carmax and Hyundai which aired during the 2011 Super Bowl.