Marketsmith promotes two execs to C-suite

Marketsmith Inc., a Cedar Knolls marketing agency, has created its first C-suite of executives, promoting two executive vice presidents to new roles.

The company said Carina Pologruto, executive vice president, strategy and innovation, has been named chief innovation officer, while Nasir Michael, EVP, finance and operations, has been named chief financial officer.

Both Pologruto and Michael will report to founder and CEO Monica C. Smith.

“The tremendous growth we have experienced, combined with our strategic plans for the next 10 years of rapid expansion, driven by data science, new product development and acquisition, (have) crystalized, (and) Marketsmith enters its 20th year of existence stronger and more determined than ever to be a dominant force in the market,” Smith said in a prepared statement.