The World: New York - Timothy Bruns takes on ECD position at Cheil USA

Timothy Bruns has joined Cheil USA, the North American regional headquarters of Cheil Worldwide, as its executive creative director.

Bruns will oversee all of Cheil's North American creative, which incorporates shops in the US, Canada and Mexico. He has more than 20 years' creative experience, holding senior positions at TBWA\Chiat\Day, Atmosphere BBDO and Avenue A/Razorfish. Most recently, he was the executive creative director at DraftFCB.

Michael Kim, Cheil USA's president, said: "North America is an important market in Cheil's expansion strategy, and Timothy will be pivotal in leading our creative initiatives here on all fronts."