Dare Vancouver adds staff
Dare Vancouver has appointed Mathew Stockton to the position of director of client services. He was most recently global brand director at Geometry Global of London. Prior to that, he was at Saatchi and Saatchi X and Publicis Stockton.
Chris Kleiter has joined the agency as a group account director. He was most recently director of account services at Kinetic Design of Saskatoon. Kaya Wiggens has also joined the firm as a group account director. She was previously director of marketing and business development at Henriquez Partners. She was also a senior brand manager at BCLC. Wiggens has also worked at Identica and Cossette.
Darcy Twarog has been hired as an art director. He was previously at Taxi West. Copywriter Greg Kieltyka and art director Jacob Gauthier have joined Dare from McLaren McCann of Vancouver. Pia Campbell has been hired as an account manager.
Catherine Piercy has been promoted to the position of vice-president and director of planning. She will oversee planning and strategy for accounts including MTS, Destination BC, Money Mart, Go Auto and BCLC. Laurel Ledohowski has been promoted to the position of account director. Tiffany Kwong has been promoted to account manager.
David Giovando and Todd Takahashi have been promoted to the position of associate creative director. Prior to joining the agency in 2012, the two worked together at Rethink.