NEW YORK: FD Morgen-Walke (FDMW) has promoted Anton Nicholas to a newly created CEO role. He had been COO. FDMW also appointed head of FD Ireland, Declan Kelly, to firm president and promoted Gordon McCoun to SMD and director of IR. Kelly will assume responsibility for management of the agency's operations, and will retain his current role as chairman of FD Ireland. McCoun will be primarily responsible for quality control, product and service development. The trio comprises FDMW's management committee.