By Nigel M Smith | iW NOW April 16, 2010 at 8:21AM
Octagon, the world's largest sports and entertainment representation and marketing agency, recently announced the appointment of David M. Taghioff as Chief Operating Officer within the agency's Athletes & Personalities Division.
Taghioff comes to Octagon following eleven years holding varied executive positions at the William Morris Agency. Past clients of his include NFL, MySpace, Swarovski and Rock&Republic.
“We are pleased to welcome David as a key member of the Octagon Entertainment team," said Philip D. M. de Picciotto, President of Octagon Athletes & Personalities. "David's international experience in Europe, the Middle East and India are a strong complement to Octagon’s global sports and entertainment practice and will enable us to continue to provide industry-leading opportunities to our clients."