Boston ad agency Arnold Worldwide said Tuesday that Wade Devers has been promoted to the post of executive creative director, a role that positions him as second in command under Arnold’s managing partner and chief creative officer Pete Favat.

Wade Devers. Photo courtesty of Arnold Worldwide.

Devers’ previous titles were executive vice president and group creative director.

In his new role, Devers will oversee accounts for such clients as Jack Daniel’s, CVS, Fidelity Investments, McDonald’s, Carnival Cruise Lines, CFP, Huntington, Bank Midwest, and Carbonite.

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Devers was hired by Favat in 1999. During his tenure at Arnold, Devers has worked on campaigns for such brands as Royal Caribbean, Silk Soy Milk, Fidelity, Monster.com, and Celebrity Cruises.