August 6, 2015

McCann Worldgroup is promoting Nannette LaFond-Dufour, the lead on the company’s L’Oreal business, to chief client officer. The Paris-based president of the McCann Beauty Team, who is relocating to Manhattan in September, will continue to oversee L’Oréal as part of her expanded role.

McCann Worldgroup chief Harris Diamond said LaFond-Dufour isn’t replacing anyone. Rather, she’ll bring coordination and consistency to existing client efforts while helping integrate business across different disciplines. In addition to oversight of global clients like L’Oréal, Nestlé and Coca-Cola, LaFond-Dufour is charged with identifying regional clients that should be looking for global opportunities.  Read more.