Carat Names Ian Beavis EVP/Executive Client Director


Carat announced Ian Beavis has joined the agency in a new senior role as Executive Vice President, Executive Client Director. His marketing experience contributes to additional global account leadership for Carat.

Beavis brings more than 30 years of experience in senior marketing roles, holding positions with major brand marketers and agencies alike. He is a recognized innovator and change agent who has embraced holistic marketing through new uses of traditional media, emerging digital technologies and consumer-focused strategies.

Most recently, Beavis was Vice President of Marketing, Public Relations & Product Planning for Kia Motors America. He also has held senior marketing positions at Ford and Mitsubishi Motors. In the agency world, Ian was the CEO of Foote, Cone & Belding (FCB) Seattle and San Francisco, as well the leader of the global Boeing Company account for FCB.