The employee exodus follows the $80 million U.S. account for brewer Heineken N.V.'s Heineken and Amstel Light brands, which were shifted from Lowe to D'Arcy in February.
Lowe had the
New to D'Arcy in New York are Julie Mulholland, now senior vice president and group account director, North America; Anthony Napoli, senior account director; Chip Coderre, senior account manager; Shana Bellot, account director; and Robin Graybill, account director.
Ms. Mulholland arrived at D'Arcy last week, while her former Lowe colleagues started March 18. All report to Cory Basso, general manager, New York.
"We are still staffing up [on Heineken] with both internal and external candidates," Mr. Basso said.