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Director Jason Harrington has joined Paydirt for representation in the US, UK and Japan. Harrington's work includes spots for clients such as BMW, SAAB, Pfizer, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Dunlop, T.Rowe Price, Martini (featuring Gwyneth Paltrow), Saturn, Toyota, Gatorade, and Nivea. He is currently working on a Lexus package for Team One, which is shooting in Southern California.

Wieden+Kennedy (W+K) has added two new hires to the digital department of its Portland office, appointing Pierre Wendling as director of interactive production and Matt O'Rourke as interactive creative director.Wendling joins W+K with over 10 years of digital production experience. Prior to W+K, he served as senior partner and executive digital producer at Ogilvy & Mather, working primarily on IBM Worldwide, and has also worked in production and operational roles at agencies 180 Amsterdam, Riot and Incandescence. O'Rourke joins W+K from CP&B, where he served as executive creative director working on Kraft and Burger King. Prior to CP+B, he spent a number of years as group creative director at McCann New York, as well as associate creative director at Deutsch and MRM Worldwide.

Minneapolis-based Carmichael Lynch has hired Michael Rogers as associate creative director on its Subaru of America account. Over the past 15 years Rogers has worked as an art director at agencies including Fallon, creating campaigns for clients such as Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express and United Airlines, and Martin Williams, as well as for Target's in-house agency and as a freelancer.
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