Agency Business briefs: June 2014
Publicis Groupe and Omnicom sought a return to business as usual following their failed merger.
Kim Johnson has joined the executive team at Palio+Ignite as President. Johnson leaves behind a partnership at The CementBloc. Previous president Mike Myers and two other senior execs left the agency last fall, after which Guy Mastrion and the two other Palio co-founders assumed leadership of the combined shop.
After 32 years as Roska Healthcare Advertising, the agency has rebranded as PulseCX. David Zaritsky, president of the firm, told MM&M the change reflects a renewed focus on the customer experience, or “CX.”
Augé Reichenberg is joining McCann HumanCare, as EVP, executive creative director. Reichenberg joins from Rosetta Digital Marketing where she also held the post of executive CD.
GolinHarris has appointed Catharine Sanders as executive director in its healthcare practice in Chicago. Sanders was associate director of consumer marketing at AbbVie where she led consumer advertising and PR strategy for AndroGel.