Smak adds four
Vancouver-based Smak Media & Promotions has recently added four new staff members. Amanda Ploughman has joined the agency's Toronto office as chief strategy officer. She was most recently vice-president of marketing at Shaw Media. Prior to that, she was chief marketing officer at Pelmorex Media, as well as president and CEO of MediaCom. Ploughman has also worked at Initiative and Cossette.
Justin Singh has been hired at the firm's Vancouver office as a creative director. He was most recently a management consultant at TH Productions of New York. Prior to that, he was an account director at Smak and Thinkbox.
Tom Wigzell and Kristi Edgson have been appointed to the position of account manager in Vancouver. Wigzell was most recently based in the UK, where he was an account manager at BD Network and an account executive at Vision Nine. Edgson has previously held marketing positions at Lululemon Athletica and Clearly Optical.