The World: New York - Cosper and Roane get executive roles at Publicis

Eric Cosper and Simeon Roane have been appointed as the executive vice-presidents and creative directors of Publicis New York.

For the past two years, the duo have been the group creative directors at Publicis West, Seattle, where they worked on T-Mobile and the Washington Lottery accounts.

In their new roles, Cosper and Roane will oversee the creative work for clients including Coca-Cola and Whirlpool.

David Corr, also an executive vice-president and creative director, will continue to be responsible for the agency's Procter & Gamble account, healthcare brands and BMW business.

The appointment was made by Bob Moore, the recently appointed chief creative officer of Publicis in the US.