Why Mother Is Investing in a Head of Learning and Development

72andSunny vet Maria Scileppi takes on the new role

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Maria Scileppi joined Mother earlier this month. Mother

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For the past few years, Maria Scileppi, formerly the director of 72U, 72andSunny’s creative residency, has gone the consultant route in San Francisco. There were short stints at Ideo, Dropbox and Autodesk that resulted in Scileppi pondering and researching the future of work. It then became about the future of learning, but there was one concern in the back of her mind: more consistent interaction.

@zanger doug.zanger@adweek.com Doug Zanger is a senior editor, agencies at Adweek, focusing on creativity and agencies.