People moving 27/10/10 – Marketing

Ivan Pollard will swap Naked Communications in January to lead the US marketing team at drinks giant Coca-Cola. (Source: Media Week)

Jerry Wright has been elected president of the International Federation of Audit Bureaux of Circulations. He has been the ABC’s chief executive since 2008. (Source: Brand Republic)

Mark Heap has been promoted to CEO for China for PHD. His new role starts with immediate effect, having reinvigorated the brand when he joined in 2008. (Source: Brand Republic)

Dan Brooke has rejoined Channel 4 to take up the newly created role of head of marketing, communications and corporate relations. He will take up the new job early next year. (Source: MediaGuardian)

Patrick Allen has been made group marketing director at LNT Group. His previous experience includes being director of marketing for the Co-operative. (Source: Brand Republic)

Birds Eye has recruited Margaret Jobling to become its new marketing director. She leaves Cadbury, where she the same position. (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)


Subscribe to Media Digest via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to Media Digest and receive notifications of new stories by email.

Latest Media Industry News, Independent News and Media, UK