Erik Heitmann, 36, is returning on July 1 to Interpublic Group of Cos.-based Springer & Jacoby, Hamburg, as creative director responsible for the Mercedes-Benz account, from creative director at Omnicom Group's DDB
, Berlin, where he was creative director in charge of the Volkswagen business. Mr. Heitmann was at Springer for 10 years before leaving in 1999 to join DDB.
Jonathan Holburt to regional group director, Asia, Publicis Groupe's Saatchi & Saatchi, Singapore, from managing director, DDB, Hong Kong.
Jeff Parkhurst to managing director of brand valuation and metrics at global brand strategy firm Vivaldi Brand Leadership, New York, from managing director of brand valuation in the U.S. for Omnicom's Interbrand.