North American CEO

Mindshare Wins Pitch for This Retailer’s Account

Nordstrom has found a new agency for its media account. Mindshare has landed the assignment after a review, Nordstrom has confirmed. The retailer spent nearly $40 million in media last year and more than $15 million in the first half of 2014, according to Kantar Media.

Interbrand Names a New CEO for North America

Josh Feldmeth is the new North American CEO of Interbrand, succeeding Lee Carpenter, who is leaving the brand consultancy after 12 years.

Jacki Kelley Leaves IPG for Bloomberg Media

Jacki Kelley is heading back to the sell side of media. Kelley, the former North American CEO of IPG Mediabrands, a group that includes media buying agencies like UM and Initiative, has become chief operating officer for media at Bloomberg Media. In her new job, she'll sell media across all platforms and report to Bloomberg Media CEO Justin Smith. She starts Sept. 1.

IPG Mediabrands Retools Management Team

North American CEO Jacki Kelley has left IPG Mediabrands after just 15 months in the position for a new role at parent company Interpublic Group.

Ron Bess Exits Havas Worldwide

Add Ron Bess to the (growing) list of leaders exiting agencies in the past six weeks.

JWT’s Peter Sherman Rises to Head of North America

Peter Sherman has made a big impression in just four months as CEO of JWT's New York office—so much so that he has now been promoted.

Grey’s Michael Houston Takes Air Guitar to New Level

Since joining Grey New York in 2007 as director of marketing, Michael Houston has been on a fast track, landing his latest promotion—to North American CEO.

Bartle Bogle Hegarty Finds New Chief for U.S.

Bartle Bogle Hegarty has reached into McCann Erickson to find a new leader for the U.S.