SEATTLE: Waggener Edstrom Worldwide hired Hannah Coan as an SVP. In this role, she'll assume a leadership role on the Microsoft Office account. She will report to Pam Edstrom, president of the Microsoft account worldwide and co-founder of WE.
Coan was previously EVP and MD at Publicis Consultants PR, a division of MS&LGroup, in Seattle, where she worked since 2001 and led the agency's Nestlé USA account, among others.
Steve Bryant succeeds Coan as GM of the Seattle office. He had most recently served as EVP for business and brand development in the US. He had, in the past, already served as GM of the Seattle office, prior to taking on the brand development role.