DDB Paris has promoted Alexandre Herve to vice president in charge of creativity. Herve joined DDB Paris in 2003 as executive creative director, and has created camapigns for the likes of Bouygues Telecom, Voyages-SNCF, Winamax, Meetic, Nike, Volkwagen, Greenpeace, MINI Allianz and Tiji. He has also been instrumental in the agency's move to integrate digital and social-creativity into its campaigns. Since 2004, his work has been awarded 28 Lions at Cannes Lions Festival, 20 Clios, five One Show awards, 43 Eurobest, one D&AD Silver Pencil and five Silver Award Nominations, for a total of 15 different brands.
WoodShop hired Christy Lindgren as head of production and Ben Tucker as technical producer, as the new shop continues its expansion. Lindgren has worked with production companies including RSA, Park Pictures and Anonymous Content and directors like Tony Kaye, David LaChapelle and Jake Scott. Tucker has worked with the HBO network and Buck, the design/VFX/animation company. WoodShop is led by directors Trevor Shepard and Marcelo Petrella.