The World: New York - Doyle and Scanzoni awarded top MEC US roles

Mediaedge:cia has named Lee Doyle as the chief executive and Rino Scanzoni as the chairman of its North American operation.

The pair will be responsible for driving the company's activity in 23 cities across the US and Canada, overseeing more than 800 staff and an estimated $8 billion worth of billings.

Charles Courtier, the Mediaedge:cia global chief executive, said: "Lee and Rino are charged with driving MEC to even greater heights and continuing to evolve and innovate our product and work."