CHICAGO: Golin has hired Jesse Dienstag as executive director and head of planning.
He is helping to lead the firm’s strategist community, with responsibility for building and cultivating the firm’s planning talent and engaging clients, the agency said in a statement.
Dienstag is based in Golin’s Chicago headquarters, where he reports to Caroline Dettman, chief creative and community officer.
Previously, he was SVP of strategic planning at FCB Chicago, and a planner and writer at Leo Burnett, DGWB, and MTV. During his career, Dienstag has worked with brands such as KFC, Allstate, Thermador, and Hilton.