Movers: Appointment at RMG:Connect

RMG:Connect has hired the creative team Terence Bly (pictured, top) and Simon Panton (pictured, bottom). The writer Bly and art director Panton join as group heads on its HSBC business from Saatchi & Saatchi.

The move reunites them with the executive creative director, Trefor Thomas, and the creative director, Guy Bradbury, who also worked at Saatchis.

Lucy Doubleday has also joined the creative department as the group head on ITV and DFDS after a spell freelancing for the agency. Doubleday was previously at TBWA\GGT. And Jane Murton has joined as the senior designer on Vodafone after a spell freelancing for RMG and JWT on the account.

In account management, the agency has hired Stephanie Wood as the account director on Shell. Wood joins from PCG in Sydney, where she ran its Procter & Gamble and Nestle accounts. James Hayward and Jonathan Mapes have been appointed account managers on Vodafone. Hayward was previously at Archibald Ingall Stretton, where he held an equivalent role on O2. Mapes moves from Joshua, where he worked on NatWest. Tamara London has also joined the agency as the account manager on Shell from The Marketing Store in Sydney, where she worked on Johnnie Walker and Bailey's.