Weber Shandwick adds four
Weber Shandwick Canada of Toronto has appointed Hayes Steinberg to the position of executive vice-president and executive creative director. He has spent the last six years as associate creative director at Bensimon Byrne. Prior to that, he was a group creative director at MacLaren McCann. Steinberg was also an associate partner at Grip, creative director at Young & Rubicam and senior copywriter at Zig.
David Akermanis has joined the agency as vice-president of planning. He was most recently a senior experience planner at John St. Prior to that, he was an account director at Edelman. He has also worked at Cancer Care Ontario, the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute and the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care.
Cameron Wyllie has been hired as a senior producer and editor. He was most recently a senior editor and post-production supervisor at Studio M, He was also the writer and director of The D.J. Demers Show for AMI TV.
Leigh LePage has been hired as a junior copywriter. She was most recently a brand communications specialist staff at Rogers Communications. Prior to that, she was an account executive at Edelman.