All the movements in the marketing industry in the past week.
MPG Media Contacts has hired two new members to its strategy team. Simon Bielby, ex-client planning director at Mindshare, and Eva Powell, ex-strategy director at Vizeum, have joined as strategy directors. (Source: Brand Republic)
Toyota has got rid of its UK marketing director role after a review of its management structure. John Thompson, who held the role, will take on a new task within Toyota Motor Corporation in Japan. (Source: Brand Republic)
BBH India has appointed Paul Ward as managing partner. He will now operate in India, after a short stint working in Singapore. (Source: Brand Republic)
TBWA\London has hired Kasia Zaniewska from Iris Digital, to the role of strategy director. (Source: Brand Republic)
The business-orientated social media site LinkedIn has made two new senior appointments. Clive Punter will become global managing director for marketing solutions, and Laurence Bret-Stern will be its first marketing director for Europe. (Source: Brand Republic)