Padilla Speer Beardsley Announces Five Staff Additions
MINNEAPOLIS - May 12, 2020 - Padilla Speer Beardsley, an employee-owned, multi-specialty communications firm with offices in Minneapolis and New York City, recently hired Jim Nancekivell, Brian Prentice, Thea Buri, Carrie Young and Laudan Sakizadeh.
Nancekivell, who owned the former Nancekivell Group before joining Padilla, brings 27 years of experience in design and marketing communications. As director of Padilla's creative services practice, he will oversee strategic design solutions for the firm's growing roster of clients.
As design director, Prentice provides creative communications solutions to Padilla's clients. Buri is a senior designer within the creative services practice.
Young is Padilla's new client services director for its creative services practice, responsible for helping to grow new business for the firm and ensuring client satisfaction for creative services projects.
Sakizadeh joined the firm's consumer products practice as an assistant account executive, supporting work for clients General Mills and Jim Beam.