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Mobvious Media has announced the appointment of George Ruiz to the position of Midwest Sales Director. In this position, Ruiz will help lead the Mobvious business in the Midwest region. Ruiz will report to Heidi Corn, Vice President of Sales.
Henry Zamarripa, hitherto Sales Director, Latin America at Oath, is taking new responsibilities within Verizon Media, he is still in charge of sales in Latin America and emerging markets, as well as responsible for negotiations with different partners in the region.
Havas Canada is appointing Melody Adhami, the agency’s current COO as CEO, replacing current CEO Tom Olesinski, who is leaving the organization after a short transition period. Adhami will oversee the creative business in Canada, reporting to North America Chairman and CEO Paul Marobella.
Nobox has tapped Marcus Kawamura as Chief Creative Officer to drive brands’ engagement with consumers by generating big ideas and delivering them on multiple platforms. Portada conducted an exclusive interview about this opportunity; read more here.
Camila Jiménez-Villa, the former CEO of Univision’s production studio Story House Entertainment, and Silvana Aguirre, creator and showrunner of “El Chapo,” have teamed up to launch their own production company, reported Media Moves. Called The Immigrant, the company will be based in Los Angeles and Miami and produce premium content in the U.S., Latin America and Spain, focusing on multicultural stories and talent that will appeal to international audiences.
Code Worldwide New York has hired Meg Columbia-Walsh as its first US president. She will be responsible for expanding Code’s remit into advanced technologies for marketing automation and personalization in the US.
Tommy Hilfiger has confirmed the departure of Avery Baker as Chief Brand Officer in June.