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Roll Call: MWW, Draftfcb New York and David&Goliath

MWW announced that Angela Calzone has joined the firm as senior vice president, talent resources and organizational development. In this role, Calzone will lead the agency’s staff training and employee development efforts, as well as serve as a senior member of the firm’s Executive Committee. She will also oversee the agency’s human resources functions, including employee relations, benefit administration and the employee lifecycle process. An award-winning business and management strategist, Calzone most recently served for ten years as a co-managing member of Change & Response Strategies, LLC, a consortium of leadership, management, human resources, marketing strategists and corporate trainers. Previously she has held senior business and talent management roles at a number of top consulting firms across an array of verticals. (Release)

A week after announcing the hiring of BBDO NY alum Kevin Jordan as group creative director, Draftfcb New York has hired a second person to assume the same title. In a memo sent to staff around noon yesterday, DFCB NY CCO  Javi Campopiano revealed that the agency has brought on Renata Florio as a fellow GCD. The newest hire most recently served as CCO at Grey Group’s Hispanic agency unit, Wing. (AgencySpy)

David&Goliath announced the appointment of Mike O’Malley as Kia sports marketing/sponsorships account director and Merav Cohen as Kia dealer marketing group account director. In their new roles, O’Malley will be responsible for leading campaign development on all advertising associated with Kia sponsorships, while Cohen will oversee all dealer marketing initiatives on the Kia business including field communication and dealer assets. Previously, O’Malley was an account director at WDCW and Cohen an account supervisor at RPA. (The New York Egotist)

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