People on the Move

People on the Move

October 2012

Renetta McCann

Renetta McCann (MSLOC 2011), former Starcom MediaVest Group CEO, has joined Leo Burnett as the agency's U.S. chief talent officer. Renetta will oversee the agency's U.S. recruitment, training, benefits and talent management efforts

Eric Hoernemann

Commander Eric Hoernemann, U.S. Coast Guard (MSLOC 2007) has been assigned as Executive Assistant to the Coast Guard's Director of Civil Rights and Human Resources in Washington, D.C. 

Lori Kinast

Lori Kinast (MSLOC 2011) has been promoted to Vice President, Organizational Development at Mercy Home for Boys and Girls in Chicago.

Claudia Richman

Claudia Richman (MSLOC student) recently joined Digitas as Senior Vice President, Integration Lead. In this new role Claudia will be architecting and implementing processes, structures and training to bring together Digitas, agency partners and clients to work together on multimedia advertising campaigns. Claudia was formerly Senior VP at Energy BBDO.

B.K. Simerson

B.K. Simerson (MSLOC faculty) has joined Chicago-based Market Strategy Group as partner. In his new role,  B.K. will be responsible for establishing an organizational effectiveness practice and will contribute to the firm's practice development, business development and practice management efforts. B.K. teaches the Leading with Strategic Thinking course for MSLOC and is the author of Strategic Planning: A Practical Guide to Strategy Formulation and Execution (ABC-CLIO, 2011).

Julie Sutter

Julie Sutter (MSLOC student) joined the American Association of Orthodontists as Director of Leadership Entities and COO. Julie was formerly Association/Executive Director at SmithBucklin.

Teresa Torres

Teresa Torres (MSLOC student) joined AfterCollege as Vice President, Products. AfterCollege connects student and alumni with top employers across the U.S. through faculty and career networks at colleges and universities. Teresa has been a product consultant and President and CEO of Affinity Circles prior to taking on her new role at AfterCollege.

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