Damon Burrell joined GEICO as Chief Marketing Officer. Burrell, above, will oversee all of GEICO’s marketing efforts. Burrell, states a release, joins GEICO with more than 20 years of experience across a diverse array of marketing disciplines and a proven track record in successfully developing and leading enterprise marketing strategies. Most recently, Burrell served as CMO and Senior Vice President of Marketing, North America, at The Estée Lauder Companies. He was responsible for guiding the companies’ portfolio of brands to deliver innovative, results driven marketing campaigns and served as a key leader during their digital transformation journey. Prior to Estée Lauder Companies, he held Senior Vice President of Marketing roles at Viacom, leading the Nickelodeon and MTV brands.
Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) adds Joseph Feese as Director of Public Relations, where he will be responsible for managing the organization’s external communications and media relations functions. Feese joins D.C.-based CFP Board from the Electronic Transactions Association (ETA), where he led content strategy and development, directed public relations campaigns, and implemented social media strategies to ensure brand consistency. Prior to ETA, he served as Director of Communications at the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, where he led a team in the planning, creation, and execution of omnichannel campaigns that supported professional association membership and grew stakeholder engagement. Feese has also served as Vice President at Griffin & Company/LMO, Principal at Heyday PR, independent strategic communications consultant, and journalist.