The Hallway is delighted to announce the appointment of Carla Hizon as Head of Account Management.
In this newly created position, Carla will be responsible for leading the agency’s account management teams in Sydney and Melbourne.
With nearly 15 years of industry experience, Carla has held leadership positions in leading agencies, both locally and internationally. Most recently, she worked for global digital agency Jellyfish in New York as a client partner for Google. Previously, she worked for another top digital agency, iCrossing New York. Prior to going overseas, Carla spent several years at DDB Sydney. An exceptional talent with award-winning work to her name, Carla has worked on some of the world’s biggest brands including Google, Adidas, VW, Under Armour, Bayer, Telstra and Audi.
“We are delighted to have Carla join our team. She brings fantastic global experience from her time in New York, drawing on her many years in Australian agencies. She’s super smart, knows the business of advertising, and fits right in culturally with the rest of our team,” said Jules Hall, CEO of The Hallway.
“I’m thrilled to join The Hallway. We have such a brilliant and talented team who are passionate about building the future for the agency and our clients. I can’t wait to see all that we create,” said Carla added.
The appointment comes in a successful year for the independent agency. Their work has been recognized in all major national and international ceremonies. They broke new business records, provided major brand platforms for Suncorp Bank and created category-defining work with their men’s mental health initiative, Boys Do Cry, re-recording the iconic hit of The Cure to encourage guys not to become men.