Davis to MacLaren

Rick Davis is the new creative director of MacLaren Lintas in Canada.The announcement Jan. 4 ended months of speculation over who would take over the top creative position at MacLaren after the short tenure of Peter Lanyon came to an end...

Rick Davis is the new creative director of MacLaren Lintas in Canada.

The announcement Jan. 4 ended months of speculation over who would take over the top creative position at MacLaren after the short tenure of Peter Lanyon came to an end last fall.

Davis, who turned 45 the day after the news became official, becomes executive vice-president and chief creative officer. He had been creative director of Young and Rubicam, Toronto for the past seven years. MS