This week in leadership updates, Ford names Suzy Deering as CMO, Pinterest taps Celestine Maddy as head of consumer marketing, Korg USA elevates Morgan Walker to director of marketing communications, Sperry brings on Elizabeth Drori as CMO and Reddit appoints Paula Price to its board of directors.
Ford Names Suzy Deering As Chief Marketing Officer
Ford has appointed Suzy Deering, former global CMO of eBay, as its new CMO, according to Forbes.
Prior to eBay, Deering was chief executive officer of Moxie.
She replaces Joy Falotico, who’s been serving as both CMO of Ford and president of Lincoln Motor Company.
Pinterest Taps Celestine Maddy As Consumer Marketing Head
Pinterest has named Celestine Maddy as head of consumer marketing, as reported by Adweek.
Maddy joins Pinterest from The Wing, where she worked as senior vice president of marketing and communications.
Prior to The Wing, Maddy served as VP of marketing and communications at Foursquare, VP of marketing at Reddit and marketing director at Quirky.
Korg USA Elevates Morgan Walker To Director Of Marketing Communications
Korg USA has announced the promotion of Morgan Walker to director of marketing communications.
Walker has been with Korg for nearly six years, having joined in 2014 as senior marketing communications and events manager.
Sperry Names Elizabeth Drori As Chief Marketing Officer
Sperry has announced the appointment of Elizabeth Drori as CMO.
In her new role, Drori will oversee Sperry’s global brand strategy.
Drori most recently served as head of marketing for Walmart’s fashion business. Prior to Walmart, she worked in a variety of leadership roles at Converse.
Reddit Appoints Paula Price To Its Board Of Directors
According to TechCrunch, Paula Price has been named the newest member of Reddit’s board of directors. She has served on the board of six public companies, including Deutsche Bank and Accenture.
Price’s appointment makes her one of two black directors on Reddit’s board.