Nick Ovenden is to join Landor Associates from DIA as design director responsible for brand identity. He is the third senior creative to be appointed in the last month and joins two other new design directors: David O’Higgins handles corporate identity and John Brash works in branded environment design. They have joined from In Real Life and Conran Design Group respectively.
Meanwhile, Nina Grblom has joined as a brand identity designer from Tokyo group Desgrippes GobÃ© & Associates. On 6 April Deborah Fitzgerald replaces David Redhill as communications director for Landor Europe. Redhill has moved to the group’s head office in San Francisco.