People Moving 23/02/11 – Marketing

All the movements in the marketing industry in the past week.

Unilever has named Luis Di Como as its senior vice-president for global media, replacing Laura Klauberg, who is leaving the role at the end of March. Rob Master is taking Di Como’s position as vice-president of media, Americas. (Source: Brand Republic)

Iris founder and joint chief executive Ian Millner has been named as the new chairman of the Marketing Agencies Association (MAA). (Source: Brand Republic)

Standard Life has promoted Bruce Kelsall to the role of group marketing director, following the decision of top marketer Simon Gulliford to step down. (Source: Brand Republic)

Paul Edwards, the former chairman of Lowe UK, has been appointed as the European chief executive at Hall & Partners, the Omnicom-owned global advertising research company. (Source: Brand Republic)

Juan Cabral, Fallon’s renowned creative partner, is leaving the agency to become a full-time commercials director. He will be represented by production company MJZ and will be based in his native Argentina. (Source: Brand Republic)




“Before we all sink into a slough of digital dystopian despair, it might be worth considering this: is this a sign of the strength, not weakness, of revelatory journalism in the digital age?”

Charlie Beckett, director of POLIS at the London School of Economics, reacts to news that the UK government forced the Guardian into destroying hard drives that contained information leaked by Edward Snowden.

(Source: POLIS)


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