Point of Purchase Advertising International (POPAI) announces Bill Kolb, Chairman of MRM, Chairman and CEO of Commonwealth, will be inducted into the POPAI Hall of Fame.
As global CEO of MRM, Kolb engineered the establishment and growth of the agency’s Detroit office, dedicated to General Motors. Kolb joined McCann Worldgroup in 2001 as CEO of Retail Marketing Group. He was soon promoted to COO, then President, of Momentum Worldwide. In 2004, he became CFO/COO of MRM and moved up to CEO in 2010. Before he joined McCann Worldgroup, Kolb held leadership positions in the in-store marketing industry and worked with leading global marketers that included Anheuser-Busch, Bacardi, Sainsbury, Pernod-Ricard, Intel, Kmart and Coca-Cola.