IRVINE, CALIF. — Taco Bell Corp., a subsidiary of Yum! Brands, Inc., has promoted Marisa Thalberg to chief marketing officer. Ms. Thalberg previously was chief brand engagement officer for the company. This promotion comes on the heels of Chris Brandt’s resignation from his position as chief brand and concept officer.
Before Taco Bell, Ms. Thalberg spent eight years as a corporate leader at The Estee Lauder Companies and held various senior level executive marketing positions at Unilever Cosmetics International, SureFit and Revlon.