Omnicom’s Rapp Worldwide, has appointed Nicole Simpson U.S. Director of DE&I, a newly created position at the agency.
Simpson is tasked with ensuring that Rapp’s employees “feel seen, safe and have a clear path forward for success, and that the work Rapp produces for its clients continues to be inclusive and equitable, representing the diverse communities and people the brands serve,” the agency stated.
She will also assist in RAPP’s implementation of Open 2.0 – Omnicom’s action plan for achieving systemic equity throughout its agencies.
Simpson will report directly to Devin O’Loughlin, Rapp’s Global Chief Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Communications Officer.
She joins from Omnicom Health Group where was a corporate paralegal and creator “the Black Collective,” the first Black talent recourse group at Omnicom Health Group.