Republic Brands has named Paul Marobella as its new president and chief marketing officer.
Marobella brings over 25 years of marketing, branding and leadership experience developing award-winning strategies for well-known brands including Jim Bean, Adidas, Dos Equis and many more. Most recently, Marobella led 2,500 people while working at Paris-based advertising holding company, Havas, serving as its chairman and CEO of North America (the company’s largest global region). While at Havas, Marobella and his team won multiple “agency of the year” and “best place to work” awards while consulting on growth strategies for many of the world’s top brands.
Prior to Havas, Marobella led a digital experience division of Accenture Interactive’s Wire Stone, consulting with brands such as Motorola, Conagra, Microsoft and Nike. Paul is also very active in providing opportunities to America’s inner-city youth as a sitting member of the National Hockey League’s (NHL) Fan Diversity & Inclusion Council, an advisory board member to the Chicago Blackhawks Foundation and Chairman of the Inner-City Education Program in Chicago.
“Paul’s world-class expertise in transforming global brands, increasing cultural relevancy and propelling enterprise growth brings a valuable opportunity to our multinational company as we enter the next era of the roll-your-own category,” said Don Levin, chairman and founder of Republic Brands.