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Last Updated: Mon., Feb. 19, 2018 @ 2:06 pm

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Sig Sauer Targets Harris for PR

Fri, Feb. 16, 2018

By Kevin McCauley

Joel HarrisSig Sauer Inc. has named Joel Harris media relations and communications director at the Newington, NH, firearms manufacturer.

 

People on the Move

Fri, Feb. 16, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Bente EngeslandBurson-Marsteller taps Engesland as Norway chief... Geben Communications ups Hughes to lead business insights group... KemperLesnick recruits Gough for VP-sports/events slot.

People on the Move

Thu, Feb. 8, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Jeff ToblerWarner Bros Worldwide TV Marketing taps Jeff Tobler for newly created senior VP, TV publicity & communications slot… Marino ups Tom Corsillo to senior VP/land use-public policy… Crosby Marketing Communications hires digital savvy Matt Mazer, Jamie Heathcote.

People on the Move

Wed, Feb. 7, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Rick FrenchRick French of French/West/Vaughan inducted into the North Carolina Media and Journalism Hall of Fame... Jonathan Stern rejoins Burson-Marsteller as Miami market leader... Newlink ups Sabrina Lacle as tourism leader... Pierpont Communications lures Grayling's Meghan Gross to VP post.

People on the Move

Fri, Feb. 2, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Sabrina StraussGoodman Media International names Sabrina Strauss COO... CONRIC PR & Marketing ups Josh Milton to VP-media relations... J. Walcher Communications promotes Ashley Weaver.

People on the Move

Thu, Feb. 1, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Alexandra von PlatoPublicis Health ups von Plato to CEO... KemperLesnick names Thor VP-content... PRSA’s Counselors Academy elects Clairemont Communications chief Hughens '18 chair... Lagos (jewelry company) promotes Hector to PR director.

People on the Move

Wed, Jan. 31, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Armel LesileSloane & Co. adds Mike Boccio and Armel Leslie... Hotwire ups Suzanne Chan to senior VP-strategy, North America... 5W Public Relations hires Grant Powell, Melissa Olund as VPs.

People on the Move

Mon, Jan. 29, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Gary GoldhammerC&W Snags H+K’s Goldhammer… BAM Communications ups Penacho to head healthcare honcho… PRSA/Capital Region welcomes new board members.

 

People on the Move

Fri, Jan. 26, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Kerry TropeanoThompson & Bender goes shopping at Saks Fifth for for communications director... PRSA/ Philadelphia elects JFK president... Greenough Brand Storytellers ups Bauman. 

People on the Move

Tue, Jan. 23, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Tim MaleenyHavas welcomes return of chief strategy officer Tim Maleeny... Gatesman gains Ketchum pro Demar Anderson... SPRYTE Communications hires Mark Wilgus, who was community outreach director at Paulsboro Refining Co.

W2O Group Names Gottlieb President

Mon, Jan. 22, 2018

By Jon Gingerich

Jennifer Gottlieb W2O Group has named Jennifer Gottlieb president of the San Francisco-based marketing and communications network. (2 reader comments)

People on the Move

Fri, Jan. 19, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Sarah FoxPadilla hunts down Sarah Fox at Hill+Knowlton for healthcare unit… Hotwire gives Dawn Crew CMO in-Residence position… Development Counsellors International elects president Julie Curtin (economic development) and Karyl Leigh Barnes (tourism).

Herrick Helms Rockefeller Foundation Comms.

Thu, Jan. 18, 2018

By Jon Gingerich

Matt HerrickThe Rockefeller Foundation has named former U.S. Department of Agriculture PR head Matt Herrick the foundation’s managing director of communications.

People on the Move

Thu, Jan. 18, 2018

By Kevin McCauley

Mandy JenkinsStoryful, content company owned by News Corp. names Mandy Jenkins editor-in-chief... Baker Public Relations recruits James Smith from Corning Place Communications... RepEquity hires Ashley Barna, who directed search engine marketing at Sabre Hospitality Solutions.

Finn Partners Brings on Bona as Partner

Thu, Jan. 18, 2018

By Jon Gingerich

Christopher BonaChristopher Bona, a Baxter, GE Healthcare and Abbott alum, has been named a partner in Finn Partners’ health practice. (1 reader comment)

People on the Move

Wed, Jan. 17, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Kate MitchellAPCO Worldwide adds Kate Mitchell, a Weber Shandwick, MSL Group veteran... Prosper picks Chevon Hicks for strategic advisor role... rbb Communications names Lauren Bernat advertising czar... Pepperjam taps Matt Gilbert, ex-Kinetic chief, CEO.

People on the Move

Mon, Jan. 15, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Mark VeverkaAbernathy MacGregor nabs Sitrick's Veverka for senior VP post... Markstein adds Schumann, Black... Hennes Communications gets new minority owner... Allison+Partners hires Schneidau, Harbin.

People on the Move

Fri, Jan. 12, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Chip GriffinMedia intelligence company CARMA has appointed Chip Griffin as COO... DVL Seigenthaler, which is part of Finn Partners, has promoted Molly Williamson and Laura Stephens to VP... AmeriHealth Caritas has named Chubb alum Cora Lee Klena senior VP/chief communications officer... Narrative Group ups trio.

KGlobal Taps Gelfond for West Coast Push

Fri, Jan. 12, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Noam GelfondDC-based kglobal has tapped Noam Gelfonda 20-year Ketchum veteran, to the dual role at the agency: director of business development and head of west coast operations.

People on the Move

Thu, Jan. 11, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Tracy NadenLippe Taylor nabs Tracy Naden from Weber Shandwick... FTI Consulting recruits Intel vet Valsa Williams for India... AdvisIRy brings on Amy Gardner... FleishmanHillard promotes Lichi Hsueh to China COO.

People on the Move

Tue, Jan. 9, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Jennifer ChoWeber Shandwick puts Jennifer Cho in charge of Dallas and Lorenz Esguerra in charge of Minneapolis... Tech Image promotes Michael Monahan to president... Glen Echo Group hires USTelecom's Amy Schatz, ups Catherine Dillingham from creative lead to director.