JUMPS & JOBS

Every Wednesday, MediaPost brings you the scoop on who's doing what and where in the advertising media world. If you know of someone who's recently changed jobs in the advertising media field or would like to recommend a colleague for a MediaPost spotlight, please email us at people@mediapost.com

Headliners This Week:

CAROLE TRACEY, Advertising Information Services Executive has been appointed Director of Canadian operations for Leading Web Advertisers. Tracey functioned as a VP and Director of Canadian Operations of IMS and LNA Canada.

CARL HICKS JR. has been named A&R and Marketing Consultant at Eden-Ent.com. Hicks most recently served as Product Manager and Advertising Coordinator at Loud Records.

AUGUST BUSCH IV, Group VP, Marketing & Wholesale Operations, Anheuser-Busch, Inc., LEE ANN DALY, Sr. VP, Marketing, ESPN, Inc., GARY EPSTEIN, President and CEO, EURO RSCG Tatham, KATE EVERETT-THORP, President and CEO, Lot21, ELIOT KANG, President and CEO, Kang and Lee Advertising, RICHARD KIRSHENBAUM, co-founder and co-chairman, Kirshenbaum Bond & Partners, and ANN LEWNES, VP, Director of Consumer Marketing Group, Intel Corporation have been inducted to the 2000 American Advertising Federation's Advertising Hall of Achievement.

JENNIFER LAING, the North American chairman and CEO of Saatchi & Saatchi since January 1997, is leaving the agency to return to her native England with longtime companion and agency Vice Chairman TONY DALTON. Both executives said they were moving for personal reasons. After a break, Laing is expected to continue her career in Europe. Dalton is retiring to focus on his hobby of breeding and racing horses. A management partnership will take over day-to-day management. The partnership will consist of eight Saatchi executives: JULIE BAUER, KEITH BUNNELL, MIKE BURNS, TOM LOM, TIM LOVE, MARIE MCNEELY, MIKE POPERNIK and TOD SEISSER.

SHARIE ALLEN and JULIA KADEL have recently joined MarketingJobs.com as Account Representatives. Allen is the Mid-West territory manager, and Kadel covers the East Coast. DEBRA RABIN, Account Representative for the West Coast was promoted to Sales Manager.

BRAD PIGGOTT, BRAD MASSEY, ERIK SHERMAN, DAN CARB, LUCIANA CRAWFORD, PETER PRICE have new positions at L90. Piggott has been named Director of Midwest Sales. Prior to L90, he led the Midwest sales efforts for Emusic.com. Massey has been named Sr. Account Executive. He previously served as Interactive Advertising Manager at PCQuote.com. Sherman has been promoted to Account Executive from Sales Planner. Carb has been promoted to Account Executive from Sales Planner. Crawford has been promoted to Premium Account Executive from Sales Planner. Price has been promoted to Account Executive from Sr. Marketing Manager. New hires include RICK BENNINK, Account Executive, TRINA HUYNH, Sales Planner, NATALIE MONETTE, Sales Planne

Recommend (1) Print RSS
All content published by MediaPost is determined by our editors 100% in the interest of our readers ... independent of advertising, sponsorships or other considerations.
  • REVOLVING DOOR: Yannis Kotziagkiaouridis Is The New Chief Analytics Officer At Wunderman

    Yannis Kotziagkiaouridis has been appointed Wunderman’s new Chief Analytics Officer.  He will lead and expand a global team of analytics specialists who will focus on creative and content insights. The agency said that Kotziagkiaouridis is also tasked with ensuring that Wunderman creates “relevant, resonant communications aimed at individual preferences anywhere in ...
  • REVOLVING DOOR: SMG Canada Names Alexandra Panousis CEO

    Starcom MediaVest Group (SMG) Canada has a new leader. The Publicis-owned agency has promoted Alexandra Panousis to Chief Executive Officer succeeding Bruce Neve, who is leaving the agency. Panousis has risen through the ranks of the agency since joining six and a half years ago. She first served as SVP ...
  • REVOLVING DOOR: Mike Parker Named President iCrossing's West Region

    Hearst Corp.’s iCrossing has appointed Mike Parker President of its West region, overseeing the San Francisco, Los Angeles and Scottsdale, AZ offices. Parker will also assume responsibility for leading the digital marketing agency’s global mobile practice as well as the agency’s large-scale digital media partnerships. Most recently Parker was Chief ...
  • REVOLVING DOOR: Michael Lampert Joins 360i As SVP of Media and Account Management

    Michael Lampert has joined 360i, part Dentsu Aegis Network, as SVP of Media and Account Management, effective immediately. He is based in the agency’s New York headquarters and reports to agency President Jared Belsky. In his new position Lampert is responsible for building client relationships while developing media and communications programs for ...
  • REVOLVING DOOR: Generator M + A Taps Two For Strategy/Planning

    New York-based Generator Media + Analytics has hired Jillyn Snowden as Communications Strategy Associate Director, working on Jenny Craig and Curves. She joins the agency from Zenith Direct.   The media agency, formerly known as Gotham Direct before a rebranding two years ago, has also tapped  Jonathan Gong as Senior Communications ...
  • REVOLVING DOOR: Matt Baker Named Head Of Planning JWT NY

    J. Walter Thompson New York has appointed Matt Baker Head of Planning. Baker joins from Anomaly, where he led communications strategy across Google accounts and global innovation projects for Procter & Gamble. At JWT, a WPP agency, Baker will lead the New York office’s integrated strategic planning discipline. He replaces ...
  • REVOLVING DOOR: Arnold WW Hires Creatives For Boston, NY

    Arnold Worldwide, part of Havas Group, has hired Dylan Bernd as SVP, Group Creative Director, and Chris Chao as SVP, Creative/Design Director. The hires are the first major appointments under Global Chief Creative Officer Jim Elliott, who joined Arnold in March, and are a part of Global President Pam Hamlin ...
  • REVOLVING DOOR: Ologie Appoints Bill Litfin Chief Digital Officer

    Ologie, the Columbus, Ohio-based branding shop has appointed Bill Litfin Chief Digital Officer, a new role at the agency. Litfin will oversee the firm’s digital and video groups. He joins the agency from Moxie where he was responsible for digital strategy, content marketing and channel engagement across the agency’s five ...
  • REVOLVING DOOR: Tim Scott Departs mcgarrybowen For Land O'Lakes

    Tim Scott, President of the Chicago office of Dentsu-owned mcgarrybowen is departing to take on the role of SVP and CMO at Land O’Lakes where he will lead brand strategy and execution across the company’s brands in agribusiness and food production.  In addition to running its Chicago office, Scott has ...
  • REVOLVING DOOR: Sarah Tucker Joins True North Inc. As Client Development Manager

    New York-based agency True North Inc. has hired Sarah Tucker as Client Development Manager, a newly created position. She will be based in the firm's San Francisco office working to prospect and bring new clients to True North, with focus on consumer products and services, as well as B2B clients. ...
>> People on the Move Archives