Hyundai Motor America has named Angela Zepeda from the Innocean agency as its new chief marketing officer, following the exit of Dean Evans from the position last week to pursue new a business venture.
Zepeda, senior vice president and managing director at the automaker’s agency of record, will be responsible for all of Hyundai’s marketing and advertising activities in the U.S., including strategic direction and brand development, the company said in a statement Monday.
She starts immediately and will report to Brian Smith, COO of Hyundai Motor America.
“Angela was already a member of our extended family and we’ve seen firsthand her creativity, business acumen and talent in building our brand and leading teams,” Smith said in the statement. “She is well-respected by the entire organization and our dealers, and will be able to seamlessly transition to leading the marketing function here at Hyundai.”
She arrives as Hyundai rides positive sales momentum. The Hyundai brand’s sales are…
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