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KBS Names Two New CCOs

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Today KBS appointed creative vets Jonathan Mackler and Dan Kelleher to share CCO duties.

The announcement marks the latest development in a larger staffing shift in which president/CCO Ed Brojerdi assumes the CEO role and his soon-to-be-former partner Izzy Debellis leaves KBS for an unspecified creative position.

Kelleher most recently held the ECD title at Grey New York, and his name appears on this week’s Manning Brothers DirecTV spotIn Mackler’s case, the announcement comes almost exactly a year after he officially parted ways with TBWA\Chiat\Day, where he served as CD for nearly five years; he worked with Figliulo and Partners in the interim.

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Mackler, TBWA C\D NY Part Ways

We’ve received confirmation that Jonathan Mackler, who’s spent the last five years at TBWA\Chiat\Day as a creative director, has parted ways with the agency. According to sources in the know, Mackler’s actual last day at the Omnicom-owned agency’s New York office was last Wednesday. During his time at Chiat NY as well as its sister network Being, Mackler, whose roots are in art direction, worked on several campaigns for various clients including Skittles, Wheat Thins and Jameson. No word yet on what’s next for Mackler, who’s also worked at the likes of BBDO, W+K and Martin Agency during his career, but we’ll update when we know more.