Ipsos Announces New Chief Financial Officer
August 11, 2015 – Ipsos has hired Margaret Kohler as Chief Financial Officer for North America. She will be responsible for directing all financial activities across the region and be a member of the North American core leadership team. Kohler brings over two decades of experience in all aspects of financial management. Prior to joining Ipsos, she was Chief Financial Officer of UBM Americas. Before that, she spent 15 years with the Interpublic Group of Companies, where she was instrumental in building and implementing financial infrastructure to turn around underperforming companies. Kohler began her career at Carat North America and Guy Carpenter.
SHC Universal Appoints New Senior Vice President
July 29, 2015 – Hilary Fischer has joined SHC Universal as Senior Vice President - New Venture Acquisition. Hilary will be focused on global product development and corporate acquisitions and leading the expansion of the organization’s business development team into the European Market. She most recently held roles as COO US for Lightspeed All Global and Vice President of Global Operations for Kantar Health. Hilary also has a long history of industry involvement, having most recently served as Immediate Past President for the MRA Greater NY Chapter. She previously served on the MRA's National Board of Directors and led several of the national organization’s workgroups focusing on membership, chapter relations and education. In recognition of her contributions to the MRA, she was presented with the national organization’s Distinguished Service Award in 2011. Hilary has also served on the EphMRA Professional Standards Committee, assisting with Member enquiries on matters related to legal and ethical compliance.
Fieldwork Announces New President in San Francisco
July 22, 2015 – Fieldwork has announced Denise Ambrose as President of Fieldwork San Francisco. Denise spent 10 years with Fieldwork’s Global Management team based in Chicago where she was an integral part of the success and growth of this division. Her uncompromising commitment to excellence has helped Denise build an outstanding reputation as well as long-lasting relationships with our clients.