Mahwah, N.J. -
said Monday that Jeffrey Leopold has been named public relations director.
Leopold, who reports to chief marketing officer Bob Scaglione, will work within the strategic marketing and communications division of Sharp Electronics Marketing Company of America, Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America and Sharp's solar energy solutions group.
Leopold comes to Sharp from interactive marketing solutions company CUnet, where he was corporate marketing director, serving colleges and universities.
Earlier, Leopold worked for public relations agency Porter Novelli, handling consumer brands including Gillette, Sprint, Hewlett-Packard and Polaroid.
Earlier, he had worked as senior VP and global communications director at Ogilvy Public Relations.
He had also worked for Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, handling promotional marketing in New York.