Geraci Succeeds Richman at OMD

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.