Wing Taps Charles Neugebauer as VP, Director of Account Management
New hire comes with key promotion to accommodate new business growth
New York, NY, August 14, 2012—Wing (www.insidewing.com), a leading full-service marketing communications agency announced today a new hire and promotion to accommodate recent new business growth. Charles Neugebauer joins the agency as VP, Director of Account Management, a new position at the agency, and Carla Noriega has been promoted from Account Supervisor to Account Director on the Radio Shack account.
Neugebauer, who most recently served as VP, Group Director for General Motors at LatinWorks, will be based in New York and report to Wing’s Managing Director Andrew Speyer. In his new role, he’ll be responsible for overseeing several of the agency’s accounts including Procter & Gamble and Radio Shack. Neugebauer also oversees all of account management and business development.
“We’re thrilled to welcome Charles to the agency and to announce Carla’s well-deserved promotion,” Speyer said. “Charles’ deep experience in the CPG and automotive space are major assets, and Carla has been a key member of our team since joining in 2010.”
Neugebauer began his career at Grey Advertising in Los Angeles. With family roots in Mexico, he maintains cultural ties to Latin America and has worked for various agencies in the region, including JWT Mexico, where he managed the Ford account, and Leo Burnett Puerto Rico, where he served as Regional Director for Procter & Gamble in Latin America. At LatinWorks, he helped orchestrate a new brand vision for Chevrolet, contributing to its status as the highest growing automotive brand in the U.S. Hispanic market.
Noriega has been an Account Supervisor at Wing since 2010, working on brands such as Downy, DIRECTV Latin America, Johnnie Walker and Ketel One. In her new role, she will oversee Wing’s RadioShack account. Prior to joining Wing, Noriega worked as an Account Supervisor at experiential agency MKTG, Inc., where she worked on the Jose Cuervo Tequila Portfolio.
Wing (formerly WingLatino) is a leading full-service marketing communications agency focused on the intersection of the U.S. Hispanic, Latin American and general markets, re-imagining what it means to be an agency in the Latino space. Wing’s client roster includes some of the world’s most recognizable brands, such as P&G’s Pantene, Downy, Cover Girl and Olay, in addition to DIRECTV, Goya Foods, Eli Lilly, mike’s hard lemonade, RadioShack, Reliant Energy, The Partnership at Drugfree.org and the Ad Council. An agency within WPP’s Grey Group, Wing is headquartered in New York with offices in Miami. To learn more about how we think, visit www.insidewing.com.
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