Christopher Iannuccilli has been appointed executive director of marketing for the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business.
Iannuccilli has spent 15 years marketing big brands in traditional and interactive advertising areas. His marketing career began in Chicago at DDB Worldwide, where he worked on multinational campaigns for McDonald’s and Budweiser. He also led America Online’s account service group in San Francisco where he managed large client relationships including The Gap, Macy’s, and Amazon.
He later was managing director at the San Francisco office of Semaphore Partners, an interactive advertising agency in the Publicis Network. Most recently Iannuccilli ran the new business team at BBDO Worldwide Chicago where he was senior vice president and client service director.
At Chicago GSB Iannuccilli will develop and implement marketing activities aimed at gaining greater recognition for the school in business communities throughout the world.
Iannuccilli has an M.B.A. from the University of Michigan and a B.A. in economics from the University of Pennsylvania.
The University of Chicago Graduate School of Business is one of the leading business schools in the world. It offers full-time and part-time M.B.A. programs, a Ph.D. program, open enrollment executive education and custom corporate education. The school has campuses in London and Singapore in addition to two campuses in Chicago.
Included among the school’s many successful alumni are James Kilts, chairman president and chief executive of Gillette, Karen Karen, vice chairman of Pfizer and president of Pfizer Human health, and Brady Dougan, chief executive of Credit Suisse First Boston.