Saville has signed comedy director and screenwriter John Hamburg
for commercial representation in the United States. Hamburg is the
director of comedy films including I Love You, Man
starring Paul Rudd and Jason Segel, and Along Came Polly,
with Ben Stiller and Jennifer Aniston, as well as TV show New
Girl starring Zooey Deschanel. He also worked as a
screenwriter on films such as Meet the Parents and
The Sweet Shop has added animation director Pete Circuitt to its global roster. Circuitt's work has included 'Yes, Virginia', the CGI animated Christmas special for Macy's and JWT New York, which won Gold and Silver Pencils and a Silver and a Bronze Lion. His work 'Monster' for Microsoft ZUNE, which he wrote, directed and animated, won an AICP award for animation. Originally from New Zealand, Circuitt has also worked with brands such as Carlsberg, Nestle and Budweiser and musicians such as Laura Marling.
Branding and design agency And Partners NY has promoted Brian Crooks and Craig Bailey to associate creative directors. Crooks, who joined And Partners in 2007 as a graphic designer, now leads all digital and interactive strategy and oversees the production of web assets and mobile apps with the programming and development team. His past work with the company includes annual reports, corporate communications design and real estate branding. Bailey, who joined the firm in 2009, oversees branding and communications. He has worked on projects for Fortune 500, real estate and retail clients.