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Gap CMO Alegra O’Hare has left the company after less than a year on the post. The company also announced that Neil Fiske, Gap brand President and CEO, is stepping down from his role.
Subscription box service FabFitFun has named Louisa Wee as its first Chief Marketing Officer. She previously filled the role of Vice-President, Marketing Strategy, Analysis and Programmatic Media Buying at Netflix. In her new position, Wee will oversee the strategy and execution of the company’s marketing plan globally, as well as leading on brand, content and creative.
JPMorgan Chase has promoted Leslie Gillin from President of Co-Brand Credit Cards to Chief Marketing Officer, replacing Kristin Lemkau. Gillin previously held the role of Chief Marketing Officer title at Citi’s consumer business from 2014 until 2016.
The Community has appointed Frank Cartagena as Chief Creative Officer. He’ll oversee all creative output for the multicultural agency’s New York-based clients. Cartagena replaces Bobby Hershfield, who served as VP and Executive Creative Director of The Community’s New York office before leaving last year. Cartagena most recently served as Executive Creative Director at 360i, part of Dentsu Aegis Network.
Katz Media Group has promoted Rick Ramos to Senior Vice President of Multicultural Partnerships, effective immediately. In his new role, Ramos will oversee the creation of dynamic multicultural audio marketing campaigns with national scale and local execution across all of Katz audio partners, which includes Univision, Radio One and Entravision.
Travis Freeman has been appointed Global Head of Media by Uber. He previously served as Executive VP of Media at Vayner Media. Now he will report to Thomas Ranese, VP of Marketing at Uber.