Razorfish has hired Andrew Crow as vice president, Experience Design, for the agency's 500-plus West region. Crow comes on board from Adaptive Path, where he led design teams on projects for companies like The Gap, Zappos, HP, NASA and Warner Brothers.
Production and post-production house Optimus announced today that ONE at Optimus has expanded its directorial team with the hire of director Otto Arsenault. Arsenault was the co-creator of PlasterCITY Digital Post, one of the first non-linear post-production studios in LA. He later moved into production and directed several music videos, including Matt and Kim's "Lessons Learned," which earned the 2009 MTV Music Video Award for Breakthrough Video.
Colle+McVoy announced today the addition of six new hires to its interactive team which handles clients such as Land O'Lakes, Caribou Coffee, Taubman Shopping Centers and the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation (RBFF). The new hires include: senior intearctive producer Bridget Charon, who previously specialized in green/sustainable marketing with high-profile companies including Nature Works LLC and Cargill Dow; interactive producer Tiffany Hahnfeldt, who recently worked with clients such as Target, Best Buy, Ameriprise, St. Jude Medical and Minnesota Public Radio; interactive developer Josh Vadnais, a former web application developer who worked with Medtronic, Rochester Medical, UnitedHealth Group and Abbott Vascular; junior interactive designer Alex Ehlen as junior interactive designer, a former Colle+McVoy intern who worked with Caribou Coffee, Taubman Shopping Centers, CHS and IBA, associate interactive strategist Grant Olson, who also interned at Colle+McVoy and worked on Land O'Lakes, Aveda, Zimride, Taubman Shopping Centers and RBFF and interactive account supervisor Ryan Olson, who has extensive national brand marketing experience with General Mills, Hormel Foods, H&R Block, Dish Network, Great Clips and Famous Dave's Restaurants.