OMD WA has appointed experienced media managers Kevin Rapose and Paula Greten to lead key accounts at the media agency
Rapose joins the OMDWA team in the role of Director. His 36-year career in the business spans many geographies including India, the Middle East and Australia.
Rapose began his career with Lowe & Partners (then Lintas) in India and Dubai. Before relocating to Perth in 2010, he was Initiative’s Managing Director for the Middle East and North Africa based in Dubai. Recently he held the post of Group Business Director at Carat Perth.
His experience includes a diverse portfolio of accounts, from FMCG giants Unilever & Johnson & Johnson to Banking (HSBC) and Tourism (Dubai Tourism & Commerce Marketing Board). At Carat, his portfolio included national clients like Ashley & Martin, Steel Blue and Alinta Energy.
Greten has joined OMD as the agency’s new Account Director on HBF and ABN Group.
Greten started in the industry in 2010 at Ikon Communications before moving to Mitchell and Partners (forerunner of Carat) in 2012. She’s worked on a wide range of clients across tourism, financial services, insurance, entertainment, State Government, Local Government, construction, education and retail.
With an extensive media background, Paula’s key focus was on digital planning and strategy across a wide range of clients, including Lotterywest, Tourism WA and Crown.
Head of Client Services, Emma Cooper, said they were excited to have the duo join OMD.
“Paula and Kevin are both high performance media leaders who are well regarded by our media partners and clients. We are so excited to have them both join our team.”