CAA has hired Sherrie Sage Schwartz for the newly created post of Chief Human Resources Officer. The agency said she will lead its “people efforts on a global scale.”

Schwartz comes to CAA from Activision Blizzard, where she served as SVP Human Resources for Activision Publishing. She also has held executive HR posts at Levi Strauss & Co., Parke-Davis/Warner-Lambert, and Kraft Foods.

“Our company has seen tremendous growth over the past number of years, in terms of business sectors, geography and scale,” said CAA Managing Partner Michael Rubel. “We are confident that Sherrie’s wealth of talent and her experience at some of the world’s most well-regarded global brands will help us continue to ensure that we have the most vibrant, creative and empowering environment for employees worldwide.”