The World: Chicago - JWT appoints Kenyon to manage Kraft US business

JWT Chicago has appointed Julia Kenyon to the newly created position of managing director for Kraft USA.

Reporting to Barry Krause, the president of JWT Chicago, Kenyon will oversee the agency's Kraft Foods US portfolio, including Philadelphia, Kraft Singles, Miracle Whip and Nabisco Ritz.

Kenyon has spent the past two years leading Unilever's Lipton business globally and the Lux account in Europe. Before that, she was based in JWT's London office as its head of account management and a managing partner, running the UK ntl account.