Changing Places LatAm: Gustavo Martinez, Diego Muñoz, J.C. Sosa…
People change positions, get promoted or move to other companies. Portada is here to tell you about it.
Diego Muñoz – Latin3 ::: Gustavo Martinez – JWT ::: Eduardo Camargo - EVERTEC ::: Martin Anderon, Carolina Vazquez and Jean Fischer – ZAGG ::: James Morris – GroupM ::: Juan Carlos Sosa – Venevision :::
Latin3 has appointed Diego Muñoz as the new Country Manager for its Mexico offices.Diego Muñoz will be responsible for business strategies for the Latin3 Mexican clients, developing and implementing work plans to achieve profitable developments.
GroupM’s MediaCom unit this morning named James Morris the first global head of its burgeoning content marketing practice, the aptly named MediaCom Beyond Advertising.Morris, who previously was head of the unit’s operations in the EMEA region, will oversee an organization of 435 content marketing execs operating in 42 countries for such brands ad Volkswagen, Procter & Gamble, Sony, Universal Music and Shell.Morris, who is based in London, joined the unit in January 2011 from U.K. production company TwoFour, where he was director of digital strategy and content.Concurrent with Morris’ appointment, MediaCom said MBA’s regional and international leadership team would be comprised of: Palle Diederichsen (EMEA), Mark Fortner (head of innovation, MBA U.S.), Lizzie Nolan (APAC), Dan Brown (LATAM), Ortensia Castagno and Tom Curtis (U.K. and international), and Paul Chard (Global Content Officer).
Cisneros Media, the corporate division that encompasses the Cisneros’ media and entertainment businesses, announced the appointment of Juan Carlos Sosa as Executive Vice President of Operations of Venevision Studios, which incorporates all of the company’s production units. Sosa will report directly to Cisneros Media President Jonathan Blum.
Gustavo Martinez will become JWT’s global president and future successor to its chief executive, Bob Jeffrey. Martinez will take over as global president in February next year and assume Jeffrey’s role in 2015, when Jeffrey will become non-executive chairman. Martinez has been the president of McCann Worldgroup’s Europe and Asia regions and has also worked at Ogilvy & Mather in Argentina and for Saatchi & Saatchi. The only other non-American to have run JWT was Britain’s Chris Jones.
ZAGG, a mobile device accessories company, has hired three new professionals to strengthen its international sales efforts. Martin Anderson, Jean Fischer and Carolina Vasquez will direct the company’s international sales accounts, as well as specific efforts in France and South America.
Martin Anderson, ZAGG’s new international sales director, has more than 30 years of sales experience. Most recently, Anderson served as vice president of international sales at Built NY, Inc., a B2C company. Carolina Vasquez has been appointed Latin America sales manager. She has previously worked for Canon Latin America. And Jean Fischer will be based in France, she will be in charge of expanding the company’s distribution in France and neighboring countries.
EVERTEC has appointed Eduardo Camargo as Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer. Mr. Eduardo Camargo will be responsible for managing EVERTEC’s information technology organization and infrastructure. Mr. Camargo will report to Peter Harrington, EVERTEC’s President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Camargo’s career spans over 30 years in the Latin American financial services and payments industry. Mr. Camargo joins EVERTEC from Bank of America Merrill Lynch Brazil where he served as Chief Information Officer and Chief Technology Officer for the last two years.