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Last Updated: Fri., May 25, 2018 @ 5:02 pm

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People on the Move

Mon, Apr. 2, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Zoe HaugenBoardroomPR brings on ABC News/Miami's Zoe Haugen as multi-media specialist... Lambert Edwards & Assocs. directed by Jeffrey Gaunt... KemperLesnick names Megan Godfrey group director of PR…Turner hires Newlink’s Stephanie Munarriz.

People on the Move

Wed, Mar. 28, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Shawna Seldon MacGregorGrasslands recruits Shawna Seldon McGregor as Denver PR chief… ID hires Lisa Halliday, who worked for Oprah Winfrey... Blink adds digital vet Itay Filiba… Carolyn Izzo Integrated Communications puts Amy Sendeno in Miami to drive Latin America growth.

APCO Adds Former UK Foreign Secretary Media Lead

Tue, Mar. 27, 2018

By Jon Gingerich

Simon McGeeSimon McGee, former press secretary to UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, has been named executive director of APCO Worldwide's global solutions practice.

People on the Move

Thu, Mar. 22, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Rich JernstedtProsper Group has added ex-Golin CEO Rich Jernstedt as strategic advisor… Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide names Andrew Schirmer North America CEO… KemperLesnick promotes Rob Christenson to event manager slot… Pierpont Communications hires Chris Ferris as VP-digital strategy.

People on the Move

Wed, Mar. 21, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Jennifer PurcellSHIFT Communications hires SunPower’s Jennifer Purcell as VP… Shelter PR taps Emily Lu Aldrich for film/TV publicity post… S&A Cherokee promotes Marilu McQuilken, Mor Aframian… CRC names Hayley Stocker account coordinator.

People on the Move

Fri, Mar. 16, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Vlad CartwrightSevenTwenty Strategies ups Vlad Cartwright to president... SHIFT Communications shifts Alan Marcus to managing director... Crosby Marketing Communications recruits social media specialists Juliet O'Connor, Taylor Smith.

People on the Move

Tue, Mar. 13, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Doug McGrawJetBlue Airways ups Doug McGraw to VP-corporate communications, Elizabeth Windram to VP-marketing... Steinreich Communications Group hires Larry Thomas from Home Furnishings Business... Ovation PR and Advertising applauds Anna Compton's social media savvy... Donlin, Recano & Company, corporate restructuring firm, has named Jennifer Mercer VP and leader of its strategic communications group.

Weiss Signs on as Shutterstock CMO

Tue, Mar. 13, 2018

By Jon Gingerich

Lou WeissStock photography giant Shutterstock has appointed Lou Weiss to the role of chief marketing officer.

People on the Move

Fri, Mar. 9, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Matt GrochFleishmanHillard recruits Matt Groch to spearhead global analytics effort... KemperLesnik adds Amy Littleton as executive VP... Emerging Insider Communications of Chicago hires Max Markovstev, co-founder of Leo Burnett/Moscow.

People on the Move

Wed, Mar. 7, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Chris FosterBurson Cohn & Wolfe staffs up regional leadership… Bullfrog + Baum names Arthur Bovino, founding editor of The Daily Meal, digital chief… George P. Johnson experiential marketing outfit appoints Larry Ezzelle VP-operations… Dezenhall Resources adds four partners.

People on the Move

Mon, Mar. 5, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Caroline BlackMarch Communications hires Porter Novelli's Caroline Black as digital strategy director.. MPRM Communications promotes Caitlin McGee to VP, Natelie Yalllouz to executive director... DeVries Global taps Elvis Liu VP-digital, Robi Yu e-commerce director in China... Wonderful Co. brings on FleishmanHillard's Ryan Bowling as VP.

People on the Move

Fri, Mar. 2, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Mark MortellFleishmanHillard names Mark Mortell chief global leadership officer… Brunswick Group gets six new partners… MGM promotes Kristin Cotich to executive VP-worldwide communications, hires Emmy Chang for theatrical publicity duties… Thompson & Bender recruits Nikki D’Aleo from Impact PR.

People on the Move

Thu, Mar. 1, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Jamie ParkerGreenough Brand Storytellers appoints Jamie Parker "chief mission officer"... LaVoieHealthScience hires Douglas Russell as senior VP... Video Advertising Bureau names Lauren Leff, veteran of Kite Hill PR, DiGennaro Communications, VP-marketing & communications... Preferred Hotels & Resorts appoints Caroline Michaud, executive VP-corporate communications & PR.

People on the Move

Tue, Feb. 27, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Sarah HonigCrosby Marketing Communications recruits Reingold veteran Sarah Honig… BML PR hires John Gramuglia and Meredith DeSanti as VPs, account management, strategy/creative… Osborn Barr taps Tommy Kircher for media work.

People on the Move

Wed, Feb. 21, 2018

By Steve Barnes

Sara DunnJPA Health Communications hires Sara Dunn, Margaret Bonilla and Lisa Rivero for key spots… Glassdoor ups Samantha Zupan to VP-global corporate communications… Kahn Media promotes Cory Burns, Franco Gutierrrez to VP slots.

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.