Trading Places: this week's people moves

W&K London hires husband and wife creative team Carlos Alija and Laura Sampedro, and General Mills names Jennifer Jorgensen as its new marketing director, in this week's round-up of people moves in advertising, marketing, media and PR.

 W&K London: Laura Sampedro and Carlos Alija join the agency as creative directors
W&K London: Laura Sampedro and Carlos Alija join the agency as creative directors

M2M has hired Sean Meikle, a managing partner at PHD, in the same role to lead its Estée Lauder account. (Campaign)

Atomic London has hired Pete Mould, the former head of design at Adam & Eve/DDB, as its design director. (Campaign)

Wieden & Kennedy London has brought in husband-and-wife creative team Carlos Alija and Laura Sampedro from Australian agency BMF Sydney, as creative directors. (Campaign)

Tom Tagholm, the director behind Channel 4's "meet the superhumans" spot, has signed to Park Pictures. (Campaign)

Mark Hunter, the former Deutsch LA chief creative officer, has resurfaced at SapientNitro in a senior creative role. (Campaign)

Rapp, the Omnicom data and direct marketing agency, has handed control of its entire UK creative output to its executive creative director Jason Andrews, as chief creative officer Rik Haslam heads to the US. (Campaign)

McCann London has hired Anomaly's global head of integrated production, Sergio Lopez, who most recently worked on Budweiser's "puppy love" Super Bowl ad, to lead its integrated production. (Campaign)


Haagen-Dazs and Betty Crocker-owner General Mills has named Jennifer Jorgensen as its new marketing director. (Marketing)


David Crawley, formerly marketing, business and client development director at BT Agilemedia, has been appointed to lead Talon Scotland, Talon Outdoor’s new out-of-home specialist operation in Edinburgh. (Media Week)


Burson-Marsteller has followed up the hiring of Kevin Bell by recruiting Stephen Day, the MD of public affairs agency Portcullis, as MD and chair of its UK public affairs practice. (PR Week)

Balfour Beatty's group comms director Rebecca Salt is set to leave the company, PRWeek understands. (PR Week)

App development agency Rare Breed Digital has appointed Jen Corlew in the new role of MD for PR and social media. (PR Week)

Corinthia Hotel London has hired former BBC and ITV broadcast journalist Orla O’Donovan as its PR manager. (PR Week)

Financial PR agency Redleaf Polhill has promoted Henry Columbine to director of its Property & Private Equity team, where he was previously associate director. (PR Week)

Toby Kay has joined Interel as head of digital, replacing Erin Leuschke who has returned to New Zealand to have a baby. (PR Week)

Online content-sharing company Box has hired Titus Thomson from Gumtree as senior PR manager for EMEA following half a year with the eBay-owned site. (PR Week)

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