Havas Media Group today announces the elevation of Meghan Grant to President of Havas Media Group U.S. and Chief Client Experience Officer for North America. Her appointment comes as part of the acceleration of the group’s overall growth strategy in North America. Based in New York, Grant will report directly to HMG North America CEO Greg Walsh and serve on HMG’s North American executive leadership team.
Grant’s promotion is the first appointment since Walsh was elevated to chief executive officer in October, and part of HMG’s efforts to further refine the agency’s client focus, product and offering.
Greg Walsh, CEO, Havas Media Group, North America remarks: “I have had the privilege of working closely with Meghan during the last 6 months. She is a dynamic and dedicated leader with an in-depth understanding of consumers, brands, and innovation," said Walsh. “Meghan also brings strong client service, strategy, and oversight capabilities that will help us further develop our Client Experience practice and determine the most meaningful media for clients. Improving our client experience and setting Meghan up for success were Day 1 priorities as I stepped into my role as CEO. I look forward to working with her to drive growth for the agency and our clients as we head into 2022.”
Most recently, Grant served as Chief Strategy Officer of HMG North America, she joined the agency in April 2021. Prior to that time, Grant worked at Publicis Media’s Zenith, where she served as Business Client Lead for Verizon Consumer Group.
Grant remarks: “I am excited to continue to bring the Meaningful Media Experience vision to life and deliver innovative and effective solutions for our clients’ brands and businesses,” said Grant. “I look forward to the next chapter working closely with Greg, the North America leadership team, and my colleagues to motivate and empower our employees to deliver best-in-class media experiences.”
Grant begins her new role immediately.