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Mar 31 2013

SapientNitro Snags Ogilvy Alum Elizabeth Shanklin as VP Client Services


BOSTON – March 26, 2013SapientNitro, part of Sapient (NASDAQ: SAPE), announced today the appointment of Elizabeth Shanklin as vice president client services, effective immediately.


Elizabeth brings over 30 years of experience developing long-term brand equity and global brand positioning and communications for industry leaders, across multiple client categories. SapientNitro is redefining the agency landscape, and Elizabeth will be a key player in helping clients on the west coast shape their brand stories for today’s connected world. She reports to RJ Hilgers, vice president, SapientNitro West.


Prior to joining SapientNitro, Elizabeth served as senior vice president of client services and marketing strategy at MXM (Genex) for two years, and she was with Ogilvy & Mather Los Angeles from 2003 – 2010, first as executive group director on the Cisco account and then as managing director of the office and the Yahoo! account. Prior to her move to Los Angeles in 2003, she led the global engagements at J Walter Thompson/Chicago for Motorola, Nortel, McDonnell Douglas and Merck and the B2B programs for Microsoft at McCann San Francisco.


About SapientNitro

SapientNitroSM, part of Sapient® (NASDAQ: SAPE), is a new breed of agency redefining storytelling for an always-on world. We’re changing the way our clients engage today’s connected consumers by uniquely creating never-ending stories across brand communications, digital engagement, and omni-channel commerce. We call it Storyscaping, where art and imagination meet the power and scale of systems thinking.


SapientNitro’s Idea Engineers represent a connected powerhouse of creative, brand and technology expertise - one global team collaborating across disciplines, perspectives and continents to create game-changing success for our Global 1000 clients. We partner with industry-leading clients such as Chrysler, Citi, The Coca-Cola Company, Lufthansa, Target, and Vodafone, in cities across The Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific.

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