R/GA, a company that is synonymous with design, has announced changes in its executive team. The Austin office of the company has promoted Candice Hahn to Senior Vice President and Managing Director of R/G Austin.
Another change that has reflected in the top brass of the company is elevating the role of Katrina Bekessy to Executive Technology Director. Murray Wyse was named as the Creative Director. Each of these individuals will be continuing their assignment in the management role they are.
All are responsible to drive the growth of R/GA’s offerings around products, services and communications.
Hahn joined the agency in 2014 as the company’s first female U.S office lead. She has been instrumental in growing the staff by a staggering 160%.
Bekessey was promoted from Senior Technology Director to Executive Director after she joined R/GA back in 2009.
Wyse, who was previously the creative director has now been escalated to a group level person. Now he is the Group Creative Director and is responsible for the creative vision of many of R/GA’s projects and award-winning campaign work. Wyse joined R/GA in 2015 after spending 18 years in London including two stints at TBWA, CHI + Partners, and Havas Worldwide.