Ron Smrczek has been appointed executive creative director at Taxi Europe in Amsterdam, moving from his role as ECD at Taxi New York. In his new position, Smrczek will join current ECD Maarten van Huijstee in overseeing the shop's creative and building the agency's European client base. Smrczek first joined Taxi in 2003 at the Toronto office. There, he worked on award-winning campaigns for Nike and Viagra, including the celebrated "Bleep" campaign.
Mike Brady joins production company Hello as executive producer and will join EP Carl Swan in overseeing the shop's commercial business. Brady most recently served the same post at Believe Media.