SEATTLE: Publicis Consultants USA, which is part of MSLGroup, recently hired Paige Young as VP. According to Steve Bryant, president of Publicis, Young was hired for her strong background in advertising and integrated communications and will work on a range of projects across numerous areas with a particular focus on digital and social media. She will report to Audrey Lincoff, who recently joined as SVP.
“She is super well rounded for the type of practice we have,” Bryant said, adding that Young is an all-around talent that complements the agency's teams.
Prior to joining Publicis, Young served as director of marketing communications at Egencia, the corporate travel arm of Expedia. Young was hired after being referred to the agency by Lincoff, who is also a veteran of the corporate communications department at Expedia.