Cossette Vancouver adds ten
Cossette Vancouver has recently added six new staff members to its creative department and four to its account service department. Garnet McElree, who previously operated his own firm, has joined the agency as associate creative director. Pierre Chan, formerly of Calder Bateman, and Kyle Darbyson, formerly of Intrawest, have been hired as senior copywriters. Kim Ridgewell, previously of Rethink, has been hired as a senior designer. Bart Batchelor, previously of Crispin Porter & Bogusky, has been hired as a senior art director. George Lin, formerly of Taxi, has been hired as an art director. Karen Furlotte has joined the agency as group brand director. Robyn Smith and Gemma Gibbs have been appointed to the position of brand supervisor. Kelly Lewis has been hired as an account executive.