Shelley Diamond Takes On New Y&R Role

Shelley DiamondCongratulations to our good friend–and Generation W speaker– Shelley Diamond on becoming Global Chief Client Officer at Young & Rubicam.  Diamond, who has been with Y&R for the 23 years, was most recently managing partner.  In her new role she will work closely with account and office leaders to help manage global, regional and local accounts.  In a recent article for AdWeek, Y&R CEO David Sable said that Diamond “has a great love of our business, our clients and our people that infuses all that she does.  Unleashing her enthusiasm and her expertise will make a real difference.”

Diamond intends to use her new role to support top account leaders at Y&R, but also give them room to do their jobs.  As she states in the AdWeek article, “Really great smart [account] people can run their business. And you’re there to help them, help them raise their game and help them focus on doing things that are going to add value to the client.”

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