Brent Poer, previously exec creative director, North America, has been promoted to global creative director. He will work across 35 offices in 29 countries. Prior to joining SMG, Mr. Poer served as general manager of the WB.com, and spent four years at MediaVest, building ConnectiveTissue, LiquidThread's predecessor. He also served as VP-marketing at Lifetime and worked for Reebok as a producer of video and TV content.
Juan Davila will add global business development to his oversight of LiquidThread's Latin America and U.S. multicultural business. Mr. Davila was previously senior VP-content director. During his time at the company he has scaled operations by establishing profitable LiquidThread offices in Mexico, Colombia, Miami, Argentina and Peru. He also launched SMG's agile marketing display solution Content@Scale in the region.
John Doyle is now senior VP-managing director at LiquidThread, based in Chicago. Mr. Doyle most recently served as senior VP-creative strategist and founding member at Zero Dot, a content and design unit of SMG.
Jill Griffin has been promoted to senior VP-managing director of operations, USA. She will be in charge of operations across all of LiquidThread in the United States.