Roll Call: JSH&A, Cohn & Wolfe and ASPCA

JSH&A has announced that Monica Bhandarkar has joined the firm as vice president of social media and business development. In her role, Bhandarkar is responsible for overseeing the agency’s new business and internal marketing initiatives, and providing strategic counsel to meet clients’ social media objectives. Bhandarkar has a track record of success developing and managing public relations, corporate communications, word of mouth, digital and social media marketing on behalf of clients in a multitude of industries. (Release)

Cohn & Wolfe announced that Marina Leung has joined as managing director and chief branding officer, Greater China for Cohn & Wolfe-impactasia. In the newly created role, Leung will provide senior counsel to existing clients, contribute to employee training and development and field new opportunities to channel growth, particularly in the consumer marketing, travel and tourism, healthcare, corporate and technology practices. Leung will be based out of Hong Kong and report to Susan Field, CEO of Cohn & Wolfe-impactasia. Leung has over two decades of experience in brand management and corporate communications, having held senior posts at international agencies and leading brands such as McDonald’s, MTV Networks Asia and at large locally listed corporations including Pacific Century Cyberworks. (Release)

Joel Schwartzberg has been named senior director of executive communications at ASPCA. He had been director of digital strategy and communications at (mb)