Discovery Networks Latin America/US Hispanic, Discovery Communications Division, has announced Lucilla Picco as its new Marketing Director for South America. This includes operations in Argentina, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay and Bolivia. She will be in charge of the marketing of the 11 channels in the region.
CMD Argentina (Compañía de Medios Digitales) has announced a new business division: Ad Network and Digital Agency that will operate in Argentina and Latin America. Javier Chanfreau will be in charge of this new division as Regional Manager.
TBWA has promoted Jay Bertram to Regional Manager for Latin America. Bertram has been in charge of the operations in Canada since 2006. He will be succeeding Gerard Govaerts, who has worked for the company since 2009. TBWA has 18 offices in Latin America with clients like Mars, Nissan, Pernod Ricard and Visa.
Romina Felici joins the staff of MEC Argentina. She will be in charge of the New Business Department.
Viacom International Media Networks has announced Cristian Cabero as the new VP for Nickelodeon Consumer Products in Latin America. The Chilean will be based in Mexico and will be in charge of the retail, product strategy and the channel portfolio for the region –which includes Nickelodeon, Nick Jr, MTV and Vh1.