MAGGIE LAPCEWICH has been appointed as President, National Accounts. In this role, Lapcewich will lead Diageo North America's beer, wine and spirits business with large national on- and off-premise customers. She has been with Diageo for 15 years serving in a variety of commercial roles, most recently as the General Manager of Diageo's spirits business in Illinois and Indiana. Also, CATHERINE JESSUP has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer for Diageo North America. In this position, Jessup will lead Diageo North America's finance function. Jessup succeeds Deirdre Mahlan who was promoted to a global position within Diageo PLC. Jessup comes to Diageo from The Topps Company where she worked for the past 12 years.