McCann Promotes Gault, Miller

Cann-Erickson WorldGroup has made management appointments in two of its units, effective immediately.

Mark Gault, 42, becomes regional director of McCann-Erickson, North America, succeeding Tony Miller, 58, who was promoted to vice chairman, WorldGroup Marketing Communications Companies. Miller’s is a new position.

Both men report to McCann-Erickson WorldGroup chairman and CEO Jim Heekin.

Gault, who joined McCann-Erickson in London in 1980, moved to New York last year from Japan, where he was chairman and CEO of McCann-Erickson Japan, overseeing the Asia Pacific region.

Miller had been chairman and CEO of MacLaren McCann in Toronto until a year ago, when he moved to the New York office in the North America role. Miller began his advertising career in 1966 at McCann-Erickson in Sydney.