The Ottumwa Courier

December 9, 2013

Pucci promoted to chief creative officer

Ottumwa Courier

---- — FAIRFIELD — Hawthorne Direct, a full-service brand response advertising agency based in Fairfield, has promoted John Pucci to the newly created position of chief creative officer. Pucci remains based in the company's Los Angeles office. Jessica Hawthorne-Castro, COO, Hawthorne Direct, made the announcement.

"We are pleased to recognize the contributions of John Pucci to our agency by announcing his promotion to Chief Creative Officer," Hawthorne-Castro said. "In his new post, John will be responsible for creative, digital and production for the campaigns we produce on behalf of our diverse range of clients. John's creative vision and commitment to collaboration has resulted in outstanding creative productions for our clients for many years and the development of the best creative and production team in our agency's history. John has been able to accomplish this while simultaneously enhancing Hawthorne Direct's additional channels of print, radio and digital."

"Hawthorne Direct's future has never been brighter. I'm proud to be leading the creative, digital and production teams as we continue to create break-through, accountable advertising for our roster of brand-name clients," Pucci said.