Starcom promotes Sophie Barr and Danny Weitzkorn to Managing Partners
Sophie was previously Business Director on the Samsung account for three years, leading planning, mobile and ecosystem campaigns as well as supporting Power of One strategic and operational integration. One Publicis Team Samsung is a hybrid team that fuses Media, CRM, DTC and Commerce expertise. In her new role, Sophie will lead a team of 80 and report into Jane Holding (Managing Director for OPTS).
Danny has worked on Samsung alongside Sophie, with current clients including P&O Ferries, DP World, Karcher and NS&I. Reporting into Starcom Managing Director, Richard Friar, Danny will lead a team of 15 where his responsibilities include driving growth, increasing greater success with ID based media solutions and shaping the planning function within the agency.