Condé Nast's UK managing director, Nicholas Coleridge, will assume the newly created role of president of the publisher's international operations from the start of 2012. Condé Nast International produces more than 100 magazines and 80 branded websites, including editions of Condé Nast Traveller, Vogue, Vanity Fair and Glamour. Coleridge will continue to manage the publisher's UK operations while focusing on his new extended role.
Andrés Franklin was hired by Alcance Media Group as Director of Sales to lead the U.S. Hispanic and Latin American teams. He will be based in San Francisco.
Fabio Kawaguchi has been appointed Account Executive at EtcoOgilvy, Ogilvy & Mather. He will be based in Brazil, Sao Paulo. Kawaguchi previously worked at Sabbre and Café Cominucacao Integrada.
Also, Ogilvy & Mather Brazil has appointed Carlos Eduardo Fantoni Ribeiro as Strategic Planner for its client JAC Motors. He will be based in Sao Paulo. Ribeiro has worked for Neo@Ogilvy as Digital Account Executive with clients like American Express, Gerdau, Azzaro(Neutrolab/Braco), Imóvelweb, Motorola, Burger King, Siemens, eHarmony, IBM, Sodexo, Dupont, Allianz and Claro.
Lauren Birnbaum has been appointed Senior Ad Operations Associate at Adnetik in Boston. She worked for Smarter Travel Media before joining the agency.
LinkedIn has appointed Osvaldo Barbosa de Oliveira as country manager of LinkedIn Brazil. He will lead efforts to increase awareness and adoption of LinkedIn in Brazil, with a focus on sales, marketing, user engagement, strategic partnerships and general operations.
Hortensia Fuentes has been appointed as Managing Director of Business Development, Audience & Communication reporting to Kamal Bherwani, Prisa’s Chief Digital Officer, substituting Paul Westhorpe who leaves Prisa for personal reasons