×

Once registered, you can:

  • - Read additional free articles each month
  • - Comment on articles and featured creative work
  • - Get our curated newsletters delivered to your inbox

By registering you agree to our privacy policy, terms & conditions and to receive occasional emails from Ad Age. You may unsubscribe at any time.

Are you a print subscriber? Activate your account.

Silburn Named Fallon ECD

Published on .

British copywriter and creative director Paul Silburn, currently deputy creative director at TBWA/London, has been named executive creative director of Fallon/North America, the agency announced today. Silburn, who will relocate to Minneapolis early next year, replaces former ECD David Lubars, who now holds the top creative job at BBDO.

Silburn -- whose resume includes stints at Bartle Bogle Hegarty, Lowe Howard-Spink, and Leith London -- is perhaps best known for writing the John West Salmon commercial "Bear" at Leo Burnett/London. The commercial became a worldwide internet sensation and earned a Gold Lion in Cannes.

Most Popular
In this article: