Kellogg names Gail Horwood as first North American CMO

Horwood named chief marketing officer, North America for Kellogg's

The Kellogg Company has promoted its senior vice president of integrated marketing to the newly-created role of chief marketing officer, North America.

Gail Horwood announced she would be taking up the top marketing position in a post on Twitter. Kellogg confirmed the job was a new one for the company.

Kellogg’s chief growth officer, Clive Sirkin, announced his departure from the company last month. His role will be filled by chief revenue and e-commerce officer, Monica McGurk, AdAge reported.

Horwood previously led the company’s integrated marketing strategy across experience planning, media, CRM, design, shopper marketing and digital in a senior vice president role.

She joined in early 2017 from Johnson & Johnson, where she led the company’s worldwide digital strategy from 2010.

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