New CMOs for Subway, Walmart and More Changing Places

New CMOs for three companies this week. People change positions, get promoted or move to other companies. Portada is here to tell you about it.

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After 9 months of search following Joe Tripodi’s departure, Subway has named Carrie Walsh as Chief Marketing Officer for North America. Walsh previously filled the role of SVP, Marketing at Michaels Stores since 2016.





Walmart has revealed that Sam’s Club President and CEO John Furner will become the president and CEO of Walmart U.S., effective Nov. 1, succeeding Greg Foran, who will become CEO of Air New Zealand Ltd.






Lone Thomsen has departed her role as Head of Media and Connections strategy at the Coca-Cola Company to become CMO at he Meatless Farm Co. She has worked with the Meatless Farm’s leadership as a strategic advisor since November 2017.




SiriusXM has combined the chief marketer positions of its Pandora and flagship brands into one role. Former TD Ameritrade chief marketer Denise Karkos will lead the marketing area. Aimée Lapic, Pandora’s CMO since 2017, has left the company.