STAMFORD, CT—Waggener Edstrom has named Richard Jones general manager and senior vice president of the agency’s east coast offices, which include its New York metro and Boston locations. In his new role, Jones will be based in Stamford, Conn., will lead the region’s client service efforts, replacing Keith Lindenburg, who left earlier this year to join Deloitte..
Before joining the agency, Jones was managing director of public relations and communication at GE Commercial Finance, where he was responsible for media relations, marketing communication and organizational communication functions for the corporate financial services division. Before joining GE, he spent seven years at MasterCard International in various roles including vice president of CEO & management communication
MasterCard is one of Wagg Ed’s largest east coast clients.