SapientNitro adds staff
Toronto-based SapientNitro has recently added 10 new staff members as part of an effort to increase the agency's presence in Canada. Michael Murray has joined the agency as creative director. He was most recently chief creative officer at Blammo. Prior to that, he was vice-president and executive creative director at Crispin Porter & Bogusky. He has also worked at Taxi, Zig and TBWA Chiat Day.
Katie Pula has been hired as associate creative director for experience design. She was previously director of user experience at The Marketing Store. She has also worked at Usability Matters, Blast Radius, Burntsand and McGill Digital Solutions.
Adam Romano has joined the firm as a senior designer. He was previously an interaction designer at Jam3 and an art director at Playground Digital. He has also worked at Propeller Graphics & Advertising and as a freelance graphic designer.
Min Kang has been hired as a senior art director. Ming was previously an art director at Critical Mass, as well as a partner and design director at D'strict Holdings.
Mirza Sakovic has joined the agency as a senior art director. He was most recently an interactive designer at Cossette. He has also worked at Tribal Worldwide, 9K Interactive and Lifecapture Interactive.
Grace McCann has been appointed director of interactive program management. She was most recently vice-president and director of project management at Proximity. She has also worked at MacLaren McCann and Fjord Interactive.
Dan Cummings has been hired as a copywriter. He was previously a copywriter at Cossette. Michael Siegars has been hired as an art director. He was also previously at Cossette. Katherine Iannuzzi has been hired as an account director. She was previously at Jay. Angela Rosales has joined the agency as an account supervisor. She was most recently at Blammo.