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National Basketball Association Chief Marketing Officer Pam El will retire at the end of the year, ending a four-year tenure. The NBA will conduct a search for her replacement, according to a league spokesperson. El will continue to consult with the league on marketing and branding matters.

 

 

 

 

 

Applift has announced the appointment of Maor Sadra to Chief Executive Officer. Maor has been with Applift since 2014, as Vice President Strategic Development, rising to the role Managing Director & Chief Revenue Officer in 2015. Applift’s Co-Founder, Tim Koschella, hands the reins of CEO to Sadra soon after its recent rebranding.

 

 

 

 

Lagrant Communications has announced that Keisha N. Brown (KB) has been appointed to the position of president, a role held by the founder since its inception in 1990.  Lagrant Communications (LC) specializes in Hispanic, African American, and LGBTQ consumer markets. In her new role, Keisha will focus on client services and new business development. She will continue as the chair of the Health and Wellness Practice. Mr. Kim L. Hunter, former president and CEO, will remain the Chairman & CEO of the agency.

 

 

 

The Economist Chief Executive Officer, Chris Stibbs, is leaving the role after half a decade in charge. Stibbs will remain in his role until the title can pick out his successor, it estimated that the process may take up to a year.

 

 

 

 

 

Melissa A. Lentz has been named to the newly created position of Chief Executive Officer of the MAGNET Global Network. As CEO, Lentz will drive strategy, promote the network, aid in worldwide agency recruitment, and advance educational programming. She’ll report to MAGNET’s Chairman, Scott Morgan, president of Brunner, Pittsburgh, Pa.

 

 

 

Albert Technologies has announced that Mark Kirschner is its new Chief Marketing Officer. Kirschner joins Albert after serving as CMO of eBay Enterprise and The Trade Desk, and Vice CMO of Global Marketing at Rakuten. As CMO, Kirschner will focus on building and refining Albert’s global marketing infrastructure, driving adoption across global consumer brands and expanding the company’s growing partnership program.

 

 

 

 

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

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Whistle Sports has appointed Joyce Parente, as the company’s new SVP of marketing brand partnerships. Under her guidance, Whistle Sports aims to ramp their branded content efforts with existing clients like Nike, Marriott and Gatorade and expand the companies client roster.

 

 

 

 

 

VaynerMedia has hired Aaron Kovan, former executive vice president and head of integrated production at McCann Worldgroup, as its first-ever chief production officer. As VaynerMedia’s chief production officer, Aaron has oversight over production there, as well as its studio, VaynerProductions.

 

 

 

 

 

Anne Hoffer has been hired by Marketing technology and services company Adaptly as senior vice president of revenue. She wove her career through some of the world’s best training grounds, such as Viacom, ESPN, Apple, and Snapchat.

 

 

 

 

 

 

UM has announced  Jason Rosenbaum as its latest global financial officer. Rosenbaum will manage the global profit and loss statement, build relationships with regional and global UM leaders and serve as a business partner for UM capabilities.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kathleen Donald has been appointed the new chief marketing officer at Laser Spine Institute. Donald will lead all aspects of brand development, including direct marketing, advertising, internal communications, public relations, stakeholder engagement and strategic planning.

 

 

 

 

Nathan Woodman has been hired by Havas Media as their new U.S. chief data officer. Nathan was the GM of demand and SVP strategic development at IPONWEB for the past three years.

 

 

 

 

 

 

MXM, the New York-based digital agency that was acquired by Accenture Interactive this year, is taking Bill Hughes as creative operations director. Hughes will be responsible for all aspects of the agency’s creative operations, including talent acquisition, management and retention.

 

 

 

 

 AppLift, a leading mobile ad tech company, has just welcomed Tim Kelly as vice president, demand, West. Kelly will oversee business development and account management of the West Coast teams, while working with team members and clients at an international level.

 

 

 

 

 

AppLift has also announced Marcus Imaizumi as the Head of the LATAM Team.  With more than 17 years of leadership experience, Marcus will focus on the development of the mobile app economy growth across LATAM.

 

 

 

 

 

Debra Lee, chairman, and CEO of BET Networks is leaving the company after 32 years.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chloe Gottlieb, the co-U.S. chief creative at Interpublic Group of Cos.-owned agency R/GA, is leaving the agency to become a director of user experience at Google.

 

 

 

 

Former Xerox executive Kevin Warren has been hired by UPS as chief marketing officer. Warren will handle product development, pricing, communications, loyalty and PR among other business functions.

 

 

 

 

 

Lowe’s has announced  JCPenney CEO Marvin Ellison as its new chief executive. He will start at Lowe’s on July 2, replacing retiring CEO Richard Niblock.

 

 

 

 

 

Kimberly Evans Paige has been appointed the new chief operating and brand-building officer by the Amityville-based hair care and skin care company, Sundial. Kimberly had previously worked at Coty, Coca-Cola and Procter & Gamble and will run Sundial’s operations, including the supply chain, marketing, and sales.

 

 

 

 

Univision has hired former Media General top executive Vincent Sadusky as the company’s new CEO, replacing Randy Falco. Vincent is scheduled to start the new job on June 1.