TVNewser Show TVNewser TVSpy LostRemote SocialTimes AllFacebook FishbowlNY FishbowlDC PRNewser 10,000 Words GalleyCat UnBeige MediaJobsDaily

Well, This is News to Us: Bastholm Leaves Cheil USA? (Update: Yes)

We wish you well, Lars, if your tweet is to be believed (can you really blame him?). From what you see above, one can easily deduce that Lars Bashtolm, who joined Cheil USA as chief creative officer just a year ago, is leaving for the West Coast. The tweet says it all but we’re following up with Cheil to see what’s what and what’s next for the agency in the wake of their top U.S. creative’s departure. Bastholm, of course, spent about the same amount of time as CCO at Ogilvy NY and has also ran the creative department at AKQA during his career. We’ll keep you posted as things develop.

Mediabistro Course

Public Relations: Build Your Portfolio

Public Relations: Build Your PortfolioIn this intensive workshop, you'll get feedback from your instructor on how you can refine and tighten your prose, structure your work, and build a body of work. Whether you are looking to create materials for a PR portfolio or wanting to polish your work, you'll leave this class with a professional portfolio and the skills to build it throughout your career. Register now!