CL Names New Media Director, Jean Claude

CHICAGO–Cheryl Jean Claude has joined Carmichael Lynch as the agency’s media director.
Jean Claude, who will also take a position as a senior partner at the Minneapolis agency, was media director at Merkley Newman Harty for the past four years. She also worked at several Atlanta agencies, including WestWayne, Della Femina Travisano and Partners, and Bozell Jacobs Kenyon & Eckhardt.
“Cheryl’s experience creating innovative, efficient and relevant media connections between leading brands and their target audiences represents a significant addition to our agency,” said John Colasanti, president of Carmichael Lynch.
Jean Claude succeeds Michael Swanson, who left the shop several months ago.
–Aaron Baa