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Hammond Takes ECD Post at DDB West

Will Hammond‘s Omnicom tour continues as the senior creative, who most recently served as global CD on the Visa business while at TBWA/Chiat/Day L.A., has now joined up with fellow with DDB West as ECD on Wells Fargo. Hammond had spent three-and-a-half years at Chiat L.A. after working for approximately the same amount of time at Goodby as an ACD.

Along with the hiring of Hammond, who will be based in DDB’s L.A. office, said agency has lured Vincent Higgins (pictured) to the West Coast to serve as executive director, user experience. Higgis is in somewhat familiar territory as he’s spent the last two years serving as experience design director at Tribal DDB New York. During his career, Higgins was a founding partner at NYC-based development/graphic design firm Bluefuse and has led UX efforts at Foundry9.

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