AUSTIN, Texas – June 5, 2013: Springbox, a digital agency based in downtown Austin, has recently appointed Maria Saavedra Chief Operations Officer. Saavedra brings years of digital agency experience and expertise in both creative direction and agency operations.
“We are confident that Maria’s strategic insight will be a key asset as Springbox continues to grow,” said Tom West, Springbox owner and CEO. “With the new clients and bright talent coming in the door, Maria’s organizational knowledge and business prowess makes her an ideal candidate for this leadership role.”
Prior to joining Springbox, Saavedra lead an award-winning creative team at Somnio Solutions for clients such as Hewlett Packard and IBM. She boasts 14 years of art direction and production experience and works as an adjunct professor at the University of Texas Department of Design. Saavedra has also worked for companies Enspire Learning and Xerox.
“I’m thrilled to be joining the Springbox team during this exciting period of growth,” said Saavedra. “I look forward to implementing processes that further efficiencies and help to continue fostering best-in-class digital solutions.”