GlobalHue Announces Key Creative Hires
NEW YORK, April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — GlobalHue, a full-service, integrated marketing agency best known for its cultural expertise and work with clients such as Walmart, Coca-Cola and U.S. Bank, is proud to announce the hiring of Chris Surrey, Executive Creative Director, and Creative Directors Mallie Mickens and Phillip Shung.
As creative professionals with varied brand experience and backgrounds steeped in new and traditional media, this team is poised to continue GlobalHue’s evolution and further expand its capabilities. In their former roles, Surrey, Mickens and Shung partnered with GlobalHue on several client initiatives, making the transition to full-time employees seamless and organic.
“Chris brings resilient leadership and the right blend of strategic, creative and digital proficiency to take our work to the next level,” says Don Coleman, Chairman and CEO of GlobalHue. “Together, Chris, Mallie and Phillip have a wealth of experience building brands across mediums and culture. We welcome their fresh ideas and diverse perspectives as we continue to provide world class service to our clients.”
As a seasoned veteran in the advertising industry, Surrey will be the innovative leader of the agency’s creative team. Surrey has contributed his talents to several agencies over a 20-year career, with award-winning work for brands such as Domino’s, Ford and Chevrolet. Mickens and Shung are respected art directors with design and development talent who have produced work for a variety of global brands, including Adidas and Sony Music. The creative team joins the agency from Pixod Interactive Studio and has previously worked on brands such as Chevrolet, Cadillac, Intel and American Express in both traditional and digital capacities.
The team’s additional recognitions include nods from Newstoday.com and Creative Public for design excellence, in addition to acknowledgment from AdAge, Apple, New York’s MOMA, and the National Endowment for the Humanities.
GlobalHue is a full-service, integrated marketing agency, acknowledged for decades for its multicultural expertise. The agency was recognized as the “Multicultural Advertising Agency of the Decade” by Adweek, and boasts several blue-chip clients, including Walmart, Coca-Cola and U.S. Bank.