The World: Chicago - Fietsam joins Energy BBDO as chief creative officer

Energy BBDO in Chicago has named Dan Fietsam, the former creative chief of Publicis West in Seattle, as its chief creative officer.

Fietsam, 42, led a 40-strong creative department at Publicis West, where his clients included T-Mobile and the Washington Lottery.

His agency career has also included spells at the Chicago offices of DDB, Young & Rubicam and Leo Burnett.

Tonise Paul, the Energy BBDO chief executive, said: "Dan's track record as a leader in the industry and a creative mind is evidenced by the enormous praise his work has garnered over the years."