AUSTIN—Cohn & Wolfe has named Thomas Graham as president of the agency's Austin office and a member of the agency's global board. In his new role, Graham will manage day-to-day operations, client service and business development and will report directly to CEO Donna Imperato.
Graham comes to Cohn & Wolfe from BBVA Group, the world's 10th largest financial institution, where he served on the management committee and directed U.S. communications. Prior to that, he served as general manager with Weber Shandwick, managing client service, business development and agency operations in Texas. He also spent four years at Edelman as executive vice president and deputy general manager for the Southwest region.
Thomas succeeds Paul Walker, Cohn & Wolfe's global digital practice leader, who has been playing a dual role in leading the Austin office, and will now focus exclusively on building Cohn & Wolfe's award-winning digital practice across all offices worldwide.