Holmes Report 13 Nov 2016 // 5:45PM GMT
BUENOS AIRES—JeffreyGroup has appointed Diego Campal as the company's market leader for Argentina and regional director specializing in public affairs consulting. Campal was most recently director at Agora, a public affairs consultancy he helped establish in 2014 following 15 years at Burson-Marsteller Argentina, where he served as regional public affairs manager for Latin America.
NEW YORK—Healthcare marketing veteran Peter Vigliarolo has joined PadillaCRT as vice president in the health practice, based in the agency's New York office. Vigliarolo's prior experience also includes work with pharmaceutical companies and health organizations including Sanofi Pasteur, Novartis Vaccines, Seqirus, the American Association for Cancer Research and the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases. He was most recently a senior VP with Cooney Waters.
MIAMI—rbb Communications has promoted six in its account services division: Julie Jimenez, senior account director; Ana Marquez, director of media relations, account manager; Stephanie Schwartz and Elizabeth Prats, senior account executives; and Paige Rosenthal and Alyssa Valleau, account executives.
LOS ANGELES—Haven Tower Group, a public relations agency focused on the retail financial services industry, has named Ruth Papazian as chairman. Papazian will work with Haven Tower's president and managing partner Joseph Kuo, to develop and implement the firm's next five year growth plan, provide consultative marketing advice to a select group of clients and help to assemble and lead a new board of advisors. Most recently, Papazian served as chief marketing officer and head of business development at HD Vest Financial Services and earlier was chief marketing officer at LPL Financial.
COSTA MESA, CA—Idea Hall , an Orange County branding, advertising and public relations agency, has appointed Rachel Svoboda as vice president of business development. Svoboda, who currently serves as president of the American Advertising Federation of Orange County, has previously held positions with Saatchi & Saatchi, Amusement Park and Phelps.