Ty Montague, former co-executive creative director at Wieden + Kennedy/N.Y., will take over the lead creative role at J. Walter Thompson/N.Y., effective Jan. 1, the agency officially announced today. Montague will serve as EVP-chief creative officer and co-president, alongside current president Rosemarie Ryan, of JWT's flagship office. Montague replaces former CCO Mike Campbell, who left the agency in January. ECD Eric Steinhauser and deputy ECD Nat Whitten will continue in their current roles.
Meanwhile, associate creative director Kevin Proudfoot has been promoted to co-exective creative director, alongside Todd Waterbury, at Wieden + Kennedy/N.Y.