Direct Partners Opens New York Unit
The Los Angeles-based marketing firm said the unit's clients include "new and old economy names."
The former Burger King and 7-Eleven CMO takes over as the organization looks to expand globally.
Roar, an amalgam of top digital talent from across Publicis Groupe, will be led by Zenith OptiMedia veteran Sean Reardon.
The Volkswagen marketing executive is a veteran of Wunderman and WPP.