LOS ANGELES: CarryOn Communication named Laura Sturtz as president of the agency. Based in the company’s New York office, Sturtz will oversee the agency’s strategic development, operations, and client management initiatives for the firm’s three offices in New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago. Sturtz most recently was CMO of North America for Euro RSCG PR. She has held previous posts at Hill & Knowlton, Ogilvy, and Burson-Marsteller. CarryOn's founder Kevin Grangier had held the president post, but he continues on in his CEO role. He plans to concentrate on developing sister branding and social media companies, Brandeavor and CarryOn Interactive.