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Nick Law
Nick Law
R/GA has promoted Nick Law, chief creative officer, North America, to global chief creative officer. Law, who was recently named to our Creativity 50, will now be responsible for R/GA's creative output across its international network, consisting of eight global offices. He will continue to report to founder, chairman, and CEO Bob Greenberg. Executive creative directors Chloe Gottlieb and Taras Wayner will be managing creative in New York, the agency's largest office, while R/GA alumni Tim Allen will be returning to lead the experience design department, formerly known as interaction design, which was led by Gottlieb. Allen spent three years in R/GA's New York office from 2008-2011 and was part of the R/GA team who created Nike+ GPS. He recently spent time with both Arnold and SapientNitro as a VP and creative director.

Documentary filmmaker Billy Corben has signed with Greenpoint Pictures for commercial film representation. Corben's work includes documentaries such as Cocaine Cowboys, which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2006, The U, his Peabody Award-winning feature documentary about the championship history of the University of Miami football program, produced for ESPN's 30 for 30 series, and Raw Deal: A Question of Consent, which examines the alleged rape of an exotic dancer and premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2001. He has also worked as a producer, actor, and writer. This is his first representation for commercials.

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