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From media networks to gaming, here are the week’s biggest job moves.

Pandora has promoted Susan Panico to senior vice president of strategic solutions. Panico previously was Pandora’s vice president of sales marketing. She previously worked 18 years for PlayStation in a variety of roles, and recently joined AListDaily to talk about how their music discovery platform is a place where artists find their fans and listeners find the music they love—and how brands organically get in on the action, too.


Donald Buckley has been promoted to CMO at Showtime Networks. He previously was the executive vice president of program marketing and digital services.


SoundStage developer Logan Olson is joining the VR team at Google.


Phil Brook, formerly a regional director for Buick and GMC, has been appointed to be General Motors’ new US vice president of marketing.


Greg Revelle is leaving his CMO post at Best Buy to take on the same role for Kohl’s.


Black Angus Steakhouse has appointed restaurant industry marketing executive Liz Geavaras for their newly created position of chief marketing officer.


Ubisoft has lost its creative director for Far Cry 4 and Assassin’s Creed III. Alex Hutchinson left the company to start his own studio in Typhoon Studios.


The Estée Lauder Companies announced new leadership appointments in North America and the UK and Ireland. Group president Thia Breen announced plans to retire after a 40-year career; Chris Good will succeed Breen in the role of president of North America and Philippe Warnery will lead the UK and Ireland business.


Mondelez is in the process of laying the groundwork to replace Irene Rosenfeld, its chief executive, according to The Wall Street Journal.


Jerry Rebel plans to retire as Jack in the Box’s chief financial officer in 2018. The company will begin an external search for a new CFO.


Job Vacancies 

CMO, Mixed Reality GE Waukesha, WI
Vice President, Marketing Esurance San Francisco, CA
Vice President Marketing American Eagle Financial Credit Union East Hartford, CT
VP, Marketing (Global Underwear) Calvin Klein New York, NY
VP, Marketing & Digital Channels City of Hope Irwindale, CA
Director, Marketing  Fox Deportes Los Angeles, CA
Director of Brand Content & Partnerships  Time Warner Burbank, CA
Senior Marketing Manager Apple Santa Clara Valley, CA
Sr. Manager, Creative Services NBC Universal Universal City, CA

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