Melanie Myers has returned to Wieden + Kennedy as global director of creative resources. Myers had been at the agency's Portland office before starting her own creative recruiting and consulting company WNTD in 2007. WNTD remains in operation and will continue to be run by Myers' former partners.
R/GA recently announced it will be opening an office in Sao Paulo, Brazil on May 3. Paulo Melchiori (pictured) will be ECD and R/GA New York's Paola Colomba will be group director, production.
Rebecca Barbour has joined Nexus as director of artist and studio development, from Framestore, where she worked as senior producer/3D manager. Her project there included James Camerson's AVatar.
SapientNitro announced the opening of an office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, to serve the integrated marketing needs of Mars and others in the six countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council.