Grey Advertising has promoted two of its Melbourne-based executives to take control of the agency's activity throughout Australia. Paul Gardner, the managing director of Grey in Melbourne, assumes the title of managing director, Grey Advertising Australia, while Robert Dow, the Melbourne office's executive creative direcor, becomes creative director, Australia. Gardner will be charged with overseeing activity for all Grey's clients in Australia, as well as operational management of the Melbourne and Sydney offices. Dow will oversee all of the agency's creative output in the country. At the same time, Dean Mortensen becomes associate creative director in Sydney, following the decision of the office's creative director, Jon Platt, to return to the UK.