CHANGING PLACES LATAM: Jorge Hidalgo, Beatriz Torres, Marcela Giraldo…

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Jorge Hidalgo has joined Hemisphere Media Group as SVP of Operations.  Hidalgo will be responsible for Hemisphere’s technical operations with a focus on its Latin American businesses.

 

 

 

 

 

Beatriz Torres has been appointed as the new marketing director of Dior Iberia, reported AdLatina. Beatriz previously worked at Sephora for more than seven years, where she was in charge of the marketing and communications departments.

 

 

 

 

 

Dominican company Scotia Crecer AFP has hired Marcela Giraldo as the new general manager. Giraldo comes from the Bogota-based company Colfondos SA where she served as VP of Marketing.

 

 

 

 

 

Francisco Balbuena has been named revenue growth management & analytics director of LCBU (Latin Center Business Division) of Coca-Cola, reported AdLatina. He had previously worked at Cerveceria Nacional Dominicana and Phillip Morris International.

 

 

 

 

 

Red Hat has just appointed Mercedes Calvo as their new marketing regional manager  and will be in charge of the Regional Demand Center for Latin America. Also, Andres Indaverea has been named public relations and social media regional manager.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Janet Grynberg @grynberg_janet

Janet has worked as editor and translator since 2013. After graduating with honors when receiving her Bachelor's Degree in English literature, she began working as a book reviewer for Expansión, the leading business magazine in Mexico. She has also worked as editor of young adult literature for publishing houses like Planeta and Penguin, and she's the author of a book of short stories. She's in the process of getting her MA in English at McGill University. Her interests include arts, good food, and her 8 pets.

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