In line with its leadership expansion plan, Johannes Leonardo, has named Hope Nardini as Creative Director for its New York office.
Johannes Leonardo is expanding its leadership with Hope Nardini as Creative Director. She joins the team with a specific focus on the MassMutual account and will work alongside fellow CD, Kevin Watkins. She reports to co-founders, Jan Jacobs and Leo Premutico, in the New York office.
Nardini enters from McCann where she was responsible for Verizon and more. Throughout her career, she has worked at Leo Burnett and BBDO in Chicago and handled Cheez-It, Esurance, Raid, and 5 Gum. Her hire follows the appointment of Samira Ansari as Group Creative Director.
“This year, we have put a specific focus on bolstering our creative ranks in order to support a year of rapid growth. We are excited for Hope to join us as we continue to help brands find meaning in today’s market,” said Jan Jacobs, Co-founder and Chief Creative Officer of Johannes Leonardo.