VP to oversee art direction and creative aspects
Tom Nikol has been named veepee and creative director for Columbia TriStar Domestic Television.Nikol, who will report to CTDT senior veep of marketing Alan Daniels, joins Col from ad firm BD Fox and Friends, where he served as a senior art director. Nikol will oversee the art direction and creative aspects for CTDT’s marketing efforts on behalf of its syndie, cable and network series, including this fall’s revival of “Pyramid.” “Tom’s unique creative skills will be a welcome addition to our marketing team,” Daniels said. “His talent, extensive experience and fresh ideas make him the ideal executive for this position.” While at BD Fox, Nikol worked on accounts for CBS TV and TNT. He has previously held jobs with AT&T, Bell Labs, Tomi D-Zine and the Gary Group’s 2g Studios.