NEWS20 July 2012

Schlesinger hires Lightspeed’s Spear as VP

North America People

US — Schlesinger Associates has hired Lightspeed Research VP Jacki Spear as VP client development. She will be based in the company’s New Jersey headquarters.

Spear joins Schlesinger after almost four years as VP business development at WPP’s Lightspeed. She will be responsible for heading the client development team, focusing on quantitative, qualitative and online research.

Mike Sulllivan, president of Schlesinger Associates, said: “This appointment underscores our commitment to understanding and supporting client needs and growing our account management services.”