On October 6, 2015, Arnold announced the appointment of Mathew Jerrett and Tim Flood as Executive Creative Directors in the New York office. They will serve as co-ECDs on the Hershey’s account, overseeing all day-to-day creative work across the entire Hershey portfolio of brands.
Jerrett and Flood join Arnold from Translation, where they solidified their partnership as Group Creative Directors and co-led creative initiatives for Champs Sports, Google and Budweiser’s “Made in America.” Prior to Translation, Jerrett served as Creative Director on the Converse account at Anomaly New York, and also had stints at Sid Lee and VCCP, while Flood held strategy roles at London’s Beattie McGuinness Bungay, Bartle Bogle Hegarty New York, Ogilvy & Mather New York and TBWA\Chiat\Day Los Angeles. Jerrett and Flood will work closely with Arnold New York President Peter Grossman and the office leadership team, and will report to Global Chief Creative Officer Jim Elliott.
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