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Arnold Welcomes New Global Planning Director

Arnold Worldwide has added a new senior-level exec to its planning group that’s neatly referred to as Human Nature. The agency has welcomed Lana Plecas as SVP, global planning director on Panasonic and Fidelity among other accounts. Plecas joins from Saatchi & Saatchi New York, where she spent eight years and served as SVP, group planning director on brands including General Mills (Cheerios, Pillsbury), KitchenAid and P&G (Crest, Head & Shoulders). Prior to that, Plecas had a four-year run at Wunderman as VP, account director/context planner and helped launched Kellogg’s products and worked on AT&T, Sony, DuPont and Xerox.

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Presentation Writing: Design and Delivery

Presentation Writing: Design and DeliveryLearn how to use storytelling techniques and visual content to create and deliver successful pitches and presentations! Starting August 6, Amanda Pacitti, the manager of learning at Time Inc., will teach you the best practices for presentations, from using software like Prezi and Powerpoint, to writing your script, and using images, audio, and video to drive your points. Register now!