Director Paul Gay has signed with O Positive for US commercial
representation in the U.S. Gay joins following the launch last
summer of his London-based shop Waspface, co-founded with longtime
executive producer Tim Nunn. His recent work includes campaigns for
Winalot via DDB London and The
British Post Office via Mother London, and he has won awards at
Cannes, D&AD and AICP, for British Army and Toyota, both via
Saatchi & Saatchi
London, VW via DDB London and Arnold Boston, and Delux via AMV BBDO. Other work
includes episodes of the BAFTA-winning, UK version of teen drama
GSD&M has hired Glen Sheehan as senior vice president, group creative director. Prior to GSD&M, Sheehan served as T3's senior vice president, executive creative director in the agency's Austin office. Prior to that he was a senior creative leader at Y&R/Wunderman in Irvine and at a number of San Francisco shops including AKQA, Modem Media and McCann Erickson/A&L. Over his career, Sheehan has led creative work for clients including Coca-Cola, Dell, Microsoft, Mattel, Chase and Nike, winning awards from OneShow, Clios, Cannes, D&AD, Mixx and Addys, among others.
Integrated production studio Utopic has appointed Heather Mitchell as post executive producer. Her most recent position was as senior producer with Burrell, where she spent 10 years working on accounts such as General Mills, Toyota and Procter & Gamble. Mitchell's project so far at Utopic include work for McDonald's, Coke and Bosch.