NEW YORK Omnicom Group's OMD has promoted Chris Geraci to managing director of national broadcast investment, effective immediately. He replaces Debbie Richman, who has joined Lifetime as evp, sales.
A 20-year-plus OMD and Omnicom veteran, Geraci was most recently director of national broadcast investment at the agency. He is now responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of a team of more than 100 buyers servicing over 80 national clients. He has also been named to the OMD operating council.
"It is gratifying to see a 'homegrown' talent like Chris advance and thrive in our organization," said Page Thompson, CEO of OMD North America, to whom Geraci will report.