Hoorae, the media firm based and led by Issa Rae, has introduced in Monique Francis to steer advertising.
The manager was most not too long ago a shopper strategist at UTA’s MediaLink leisure division and was previously co-head of content material for CAA Model Consulting, the place he labored with corporations corresponding to JP Morgan Chase and Coca-Cola.
At Hoorae, Francis will oversee advertising technique and operations for the movie and TV divisions, audio (Raedio) and administration (ColorCreative). He’ll report back to Rae, CEO of Hoorae, and Kaylin Cotton, chief of workers.
“I’m excited to have Monique be a part of the HOORAE crew as we strengthen our footprint within the advertising and model providers house,” Rae stated in an announcement. “He’s the passionate thinker and bold chief we have to construct this arm. Come see about him!”
Outdoors of his previous work at MediaLink and CAA Model Consulting, Francis is a founding member of the Social Change Fund, which works with organizations devoted to debunking systemic racism and supporting communities of colour. He additionally sits on the advisory board for the Latino Movie Institute and is an advisor for social affect app CommunityX.
“I’ve nice respect for what Issa and the crew at HOORAE have constructed, and I am excited to hitch them on this function,” stated Francis. “It is a privilege to carry my expertise working on the intersection of leisure, branding, and advertising to assist develop HOORAE’s model portfolio and develop its footprint within the advertising world.”