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Jeff Brecker appointed managing director and vice president of R/GA Chicago

R/GA has appointed Jeff Brecker as the new managing director and vice-president of R/GA Chicago.

Brecker spent the last three years at Digital Kitchen, where he oversaw its change from a production company to a full service digital agency. Brecker and his team were awarded a Gold Lion at the Cannes festival and the 2011 Design Grand Prix for their work on The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas Hotel and Casino.

"R/GA Chicago has a reputation as a high-end digital boutique backed by a global agency leader known for creating progressive digital and social solutions," said Brecker, who will report to R/GA founder, chairman and CEO, Bob Greenberg. "I'm excited to help build upon the office's success by driving new business and attracting the region's best talent.

Brands Becker has previously worked with include Estee Lauder, National Geographic, Coach and several HBO shows.

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