Saatchi X Marks Spot for 2 Execs

The Chicago office of Publicis Groupe’s Saatchi & Saatchi X has hired Kevin Shelhamer (pictured) as managing director and Robert Thompson as vp of research and discovery. Previously, Shelhamer was CEO of digital shop Blueview in Tulsa, Okla., and Thompson was director of consumer insights at MillerCoors Brewing in  Chicago.