Former C-Wonder executive Katherine Bahamonde Monasebian has moved to Tourneau as chief marketing officer and new business development. In this role, Ms. Monasebian will lead efforts to further evolve the brand, digital and retail marketing strategy and e-commerce channel, as well as capitalize on new growth opportunities. Prior to joining Tourneau, Ms. Monasebian served as chief marketing officer and executive VP-e-commerce at Burch Creative Capital's lifestyle brand, C. Wonder, and head of e-commerce at Juicy Couture and Lululemon Athletica.
Veteran music executive/singer Tommy Page was appointed senior VP-brand partnerships at Cumulus Media, Inc. Mr. Page joins Cumulus from Pandora, where he led artist partnerships, branded content and events as VP-artist and brand partnerships. Prior to Pandora, Mr. Page was a publisher of Billboard magazine where he relaunched the Billboard brand. He was also previously an A&R and radio promotion executive at Warner Bros. Records. Page started his music career as a recording artist for Sire Records and topped the Billboard Hot 100 chart with his single, "I'll Be Your Everything" in April 1990. He has recorded nine studio albums achieving sales of more than three million units worldwide.
Drumroll hired Angela Huynh as junior copywriter, working on the Bing and Skype accounts. Ms. Huynh was previously a freelance junior copywriter for Story Worldwide in New York City, on the USA Network and WGN TV accounts. The agency also hired Gage Kelsey as assistant account executive, working on Bing and MSN. Previously, Mr. Kelsey was a graphic designer for Row Marketing Solutions. He was also brand manager at Roger's Rub Seasoning.
NetSeer has named Kit Simon as president of media. In her new role, Ms. Simon will lead a team in expanding media and data sales to agencies and advertisers around the company's proprietary media product suite. Before joining NetSeer, she served in several leadership roles at Adara, including executive VP and CRO head of sales. Prior to Adara, Simon served as VP-global partner marketing at Orbitz Worldwide.
Wire Stone announced Gregory Butz as managing director of the company's Chicago-area operations. Bringing more than 20 years of marketing experience, Mr. Butz is expected to drive growth, operational excellence, and strategic expansion for the agency. Prior to joining Wire Stone, Mr. Butz held marketing positions of increasing responsibility at BBDO, PepsiCo, and Razorfish. He most recently served as the senior director-global strategic services at Salesforce, helping drive the technology company's marketing cloud.