Marina Filippelli has been promoted to CEO at Los Angeles-based agency Orci, succeeding Andrew Orci who has held the position since 2011. He will assume the position of chairman of the board. His parents Hector and Norma Orci founded the agency in 1986.
Filippelli was doing double duty at the agency as both Chief Operating Officer and director of client services prior to the promotion.
She joined the agency in 2013 after serving as group account director at Heat.
"Orci isn't just a company to me—It's my creative home,” stated Filippelli. “As CEO, I look forward to continuing to serve our clients and my incredible team to ensure we're well-poised to face whatever lays ahead as we collectively grapple with the challenges and also the opportunities of this brave new world.”
Agency clients include Stella Artois, Chevron ExtraMile among others.