SAN FRANCISCO: Horn Group has hired Linda Clarke, a veteran of the tech industry, to lead its San Francisco office as MD. Clarke most recently ran her own consulting firm for a year after leaving Eastwick Communications where she was EVP. During the 1990s, her in-house experience included VP of marketing at Adobe, VP of global marketing at Baan, and senior VP of marketing at Autodesk. She begins her new position with Horn March 16, reporting to Shannon Latta, partner and EVP.
The previous manager of Horn's San Franciscio office, partner Dee Anna McPherson, left the agency in December and is an independent consultant.