CHANGING PLACES: Isabel Rafferty, Mark Evans, Stella Medlicott, Natalia P. Franco…

People change positions, get promoted or move to other companies. Portada is here to tell you about it.

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Canela Media, a digital media technology company, announced its official launch in the U.S. market to help brands reach multicultural consumers at scale. Canela Media’s founder and CEO Isabel Rafferty recently received the Culture Marketing Council’s 2019 Rising Star Award.






Mark Evans has been promoted from Marketing Director to Managing Director of Marketing and Digital at Direct Line Group.








Global communications service provider Ericsson has appointed Stella Medlicott as senior VP and Head of Group Function Marketing and Corporate Relations.  Medlicott currently holds the position of VP, Marketing & Communications and Government & Industry Relations in Europe and Latin America.






McAlister’s Deli has announced that Natalia P. Franco is the company’s new Chief Marketing Officer. In her new role, Franco will be responsible for leading, developing and executing marketing strategies and programs.







Etsy Inc. has named Ryan Scott Chief Marketing Officer, effective June 24, 2019. In this newly-created position, Scott will have global responsibility for Etsy’s digital marketing, advertising, brand, communications, and market research and international growth initiatives. He will be based at Etsy’s headquarters in Brooklyn, N.Y., and report to CEO Josh Silverman.