Director Mr. Hide has signed with @radical.media for worldwide commercial representation (except in Japan and China). Mr. Hide has directed campaigns for brands such as Toyota Prius, Precision Tools, Nissin Noodles and Fujitsu.
Crispin, Porter & Bogusky has promoted Steve Babcock to executive creative director based in Boulder. Babcock was most recently VP, creative director leading the agency's Best Buy account. He joined CP+B in 2007 and also been creative director for Guitar Hero and Domino's Pizza, as well as working on campaigns for Volkswagen, American Express OPEN, Bell Helmets and Geek Squad. Babcock came to CP+B as a creative director from Struck, now known as StruckAxiom, which he helped create.
Baldwin&, Raleigh, has hired Jennifer Matthews as a senior art director and designer, working on its Burt's Bees account. Titles at Baldwin & are self-assigned and Matthews' will be 'visual therapist'. Previously, Matthews had been art director/designer at McKinney, Durham, N.C., on Audi, Polaris, Nasdaq and Qwest. While there, she worked with David Baldwin, then executive creative director at McKinney and now lead guitar at Baldwin&.