NEW YORK: Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide has promoted Angela
Scalpello to be its first chief people officer. Scalpello will set
Ogilvy's global human resources strategy, which encompasses recruitment,
employee relations and integration, performance management, training,
work/life balance and professional development. She will report directly
to Bob Seltzer, chairman and CEO of Ogilvy PR, who credits Scalpello
with reducing employee turnover by 30% last year.