Visa Names Lyons To CMO Post

New york Susanne Lyons will join Visa USA on July 8 in the new position of chief marketing officer, the company said. She arrives three months after Becky Saeger, evp of brand marketing, left for Charles Schwab. Lyons also served as CMO at Schwab before moving to executive search firm Russell Reynolds Associates, which led Visa’s search for a CMO. Omnicom’s BBDO handles Visa’s $300 million North America ad account.