United Brands Worldwide Announces Key Appointments



United Brands LLC and United Brands Worldwide today announced the appointment of three key consultants.

Roger Pondel will serve as strategic advisor to United Brands Worldwide; Joanna Schiele will serve as U.S. spokesperson; and Donna Jolly will serve as special advisor for social media. United Brands LLC president Lyle M. Rose said the three “represent the best in their respective fields.”

Pondel is currently president and chief executive officer of PondelWilkinson Inc., a strategic communications and investor relations consultancy based in Los Angeles.

Roger Pondel

Schiele is an award-winning jewelry designer and goldsmith (including the AGTA Spectrum Award, and multiple MJSA Vision Awards) and former retailer and faculty member of the Revere Academy of Jewelry Arts. She also has served as a regular guest host on shopping channels ShopNBC and Home Shopping Europe.

Joanna Schiele

Prior to her current position as CEO of Donna Jolly & Associates, Jolly was the marketing director for American Gem Society Laboratories. She’s the author of Bourbon Decay and writes “Audacious Ink,” a social media and content marketing blog.

Donna Jolly