Mauricio Barriga, CEO of Ogilvy Colombia and Ogilvy Andina, has been named Global Director of The Coca-Cola Company account. The executive, who was already leading the account in Latin America, will report directly to John Seifert, Ogilvy’s global CEO.
Publicis Communications has announced some changes in the leadership of two of its brazilian agencies:
Miriam Shirley becomes CEO of Sapient AG2.
Eduardo Lorenzi is the new CEO at Publicis Brazil.
FANDOM, one of the world’s largest community-driven platforms, announced that Perkins Miller will join the company as CEO. Miller will be based out of the San Francisco office beginning February 11th.Perkins Miller has significant experience building dynamic fan destinations at industry-leading companies. Most recently, he led the North America and Latin America businesses for StubHub, a multi-billion-dollar live events marketplace.
AVON has appointed Sebastián Rilo as Supply Chain Executive Director for South Markets, who will report directly to Axel Gegenschatz, General Manager of Avon for Argentina, Chile and Uruguay (GMS).
Ogilvy Guatemala announced the appointment of media expert Felipe Izquierdo Touzetas as COO.
Publicis Sapient has named Nigel Vaz as it’s new global chief executive officer, succeeding Alan Wexler who will become chairman.
Perkins Miller, who previously led StubHub GM/Americas, has been named CEO of fan-driven platform Fandom. He will continue to be based in San Francisco.
Adam Bonnett, former Disney Channels Worldwide EVP of Original Programming, has been appointed Executive Producer, Mattel Television. Bonnett will be responsible for global episodic content development and production for live action and animation based on the company’s iconic brands.
Apple has announced that Deirdre O’Brien, who has worked for the company for three decades, is has been promoted to Senior Vice President of Retail + People, reporting to CEO Tim Cook. She will fill the role following the departure of Angela Ahrendts in April.
Brian Wieser is joining WPP PLC’s media-agency conglomerate GroupM as Global President of Business Intelligence. In his new role, Wieser will work closely with GroupM’s agencies and WPP’s broader network to provide insights to clients.
Amazon has named Rosalind Brewer, the current Chief Operating Officer of Starbucks, to its board. Brewer is only the second African-American woman to sit on the company’s board in its 25-year existence.
Lime announced the appointment of Duke Stump to the position of Chief Marketing Officer. As Lime’s first-ever CMO, Stump will focus on uniting global marketing teams and furthering Lime’s mission to redefine urban mobility.
GAP has tapped Alegra O’Hare as senior VP and CMO. O’Hare was most recently VP of global brand communications at Adidas Originals and Style.