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Quote of the week
“I’m looking for a new goal” —Diane Jackson, on why she is leaving her role as production manager at DDB Chicago for Facebook, where she will take on the role of director, global production manager.
In the latest management reshuffle at Burger King, Marketing Director Ellie Doty is now responsible for the brand and operations in the United States and Canada on an interim basis, with COO Tom Curtis, following the departure of the president Chris Finazzo. Doty joins Burger King in 2020.
Walk On’s Sports Bistreaux, a Louisiana-based restaurant chain that counts Drew Brees as co-owner, has appointed Luke DeRouen as its first chief marketing officer. DeRouen was most recently Vice President of Brand Experience and Engagement at Buffalo Wild Wings, after working on the Arby’s brand.
Union Square Hospitality Group has appointed Marissa Freeman as Director of Marketing. Freeman was most recently the Brand Director at Hewlett Packard Enterprise.
Contribution: Jessica Wohl
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