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Digitas Loses a Couple of Execs

Yes, we have a couple DigitasLBI execs that have left the branch. According to spokeperson for the agency, Rich Tobin, SVP of operations for North America, and Paul Gorrell, chief talent officer for North America have resigned from the agency in the last week. No word on Tobin’s exact dates, but we’ve been told that Gorrell’s last dayis September 30. Regarding Tobin, Digitas says, he’s leaving to “join Waltham, MA called Lionbridge. Over the last 13 years he’s been an exemplary employee, and we wish him nothing but the best in this next phase of his career.”

Meanwhile, we’ve been told that Gorrell is leaving to focus on his talent management and career development consultancy. No word yet on the title, but we’ve been told by Digitas that “we wish him the very best in the continuation of his impressive career.”

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