Eric Silver, who joins BBDO from Publicis
Mr. Silver will work on a number of accounts, including that for FedEx, a BBDO spokesman said. He becomes part of the agency's senior creative management team, which includes senior executive creative directors Charlie Miesmer and Jimmy Siegel, as well as executive creative directors Bill Bruce, Al Merrin and Don Schneider.
Mr. Silver, 36, was a group creative director with Saatchi, where he created advertising for Old Spice, Wheaties and NYC & Co. He joined Saatchi this past June from New York independent Cliff Freeman & Partners.
Before Cliff Freeman, Mr. Silver was a staff writer for The Late Show with David Letterman.