CHANGING PLACES: Isaac Lee, Renee Marquardt, Elizabeth Brady…

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Univision Communications, Inc announced that Isaac Lee has decided to step down as Chief Content Officer.  He joined Univision in December 2010 as President of News. Lee will start his own production company.






Reprise appointed Renee Marquardt as general manager for the US. Marquardt joined Reprise from digital marketing and advertising agency Didit, where she was chief operating officer.






Marketing veteran Elizabeth Brady has been hired by Allstate as executive VP-chief marketing, innovation and corporate relations officer. Prior to joining Allstate, Brady worked at Kohler, Publicis and BBDO.






Jon Forsyth has returned to the industry as strategic partner at a new communications network, Troika/Mission Group. Forsyth’s role will include growing the business in the US and the UK, as well as working with clients on strategy.






The Body Shop has appointed Lionel Thoreau as global brand director and Elen Macaskill as  global customer director. Thoreau joins  from L’Occitane Group and Macaskill held the role of chief marketing officer at The Body Shop.




Zenith has appointed Jos Smyth as  global head of performance. In this role, Smyth’s mission will be to drive performance services for global clients. He joins Zenith from Digitas.






Liliana Aristizabal has been appointed as senior vice president of eastern region sales by Entravision Communications Corporation. Aristizabal will be based in New York, and will oversee Entravision’s national spot TV, radio and Entravision Solutions on the East Coast.