Rob Norman named North American CEO of GroupM

The former head of GroupM Interaction replaces Marc Goldstein, who will retire at the end of March.

GroupM’s North American division has named Rob Norman as CEO, effective March 31, 2010. He will replace outgoing CEO Marc Goldstein, who is retiring after two years in the role.

Norman was previously CEO of GroupM Interaction, a title he will retain as he moves into the new role.

GroupM is a holding company of WPP, whose assets include media cos Mediaedge:cia, Maxus, Mediacom and Mindshare. It has over 400 offices in 81 countries.