Wieden + Kennedy will be opening its eighth office in Sao Paulo, Brazil, to be led by Executive Creative Director Icaro Doria (pictured) and Managing Director Andr? Gustavo Soares. Brazilian native Doria last served at Goodby, Silverstein & Partners as GCD on HP and Sprint. Before that, he was at Y&R New York, where he was global CD on Dell and a GCD on Virgin Atlantic, Bacardi and VH1 and at Saatchi, New York. Doria has been named the most awarded copywriter in Creativity's annual Awards Report and has received several industry accolades from Cannes, ADC, the One Show, D&AD, AICP. Soares will move from Sao Paulo's F/Nazca Saatchi & Saatchi, where he was account services director for three years. He had also worked at JWT's offices in Bangkok, Sao Paulo and Mexico and his client creds include Unilever, Ford, Nike, Honda and Electrolux, among others.
Tribal DDB recently announced a pair of new hires in its New York office. Rick Cornett comes on board as associate creative director, from IMC2. His previous jobs include stints at Anomaly, Deep Focus and FCB. Claribel Cardenas also joins as Project Manager on Ethicon, from McCann-Erickson. Her former shops also include Euro RSCG and FCB Healthcare.