Interrogate has signed director Brennan Stasiewicz for
commercial representation in the US. He joins Interrogate from MTV,
where he was an on-air writer and director. Stasiewicz has created
commercial work for brands such as Starbucks, Johnson &
Johnson, Pepsi, Sony, Toyota, Rhapsody, and
Paramount Pictures, as well as directingactors such as Will
Ferrell, Paul Rudd, Jason Segel, Emma Stone and Jason Sudeikis and
musical artists such as Weezer, Kid Rock, Ne-Yo and Aesop Rock. He
has also written and directed a number of stylized non-fiction
Fallon Minneapolis chief creative officer Darren Spiller has departed the agency. In a statement, Fallon CEO Mike Buchner said that Spiller was an important contributor to the agency's resurgence in recent years and that a search for Spiller's replacement is in progress. In the meantime, the creative heads of each account will continue to oversee client work across the agency. Spiller, originally from Australia, joined Fallon in 2009 after as regional executive creative director at Publicis Mojo in Melbourne.
The Sweet Shop has announced a creative partnership with Paris-based creative production lab Premiere Heure, making its roster of directors available to the French market. Guillaime Larose will act as its dedicated producer for both production and talent management. The Sweet Shop already has offices in Los Angeles, Auckland, Sydney, Bangkok and London, as well as its film department, and an existing partnership with Big Fish in Germany.