NBCUniversal has hired Greg Jackson for the newly created VP-university outreach position. His role is to serve as liaison with colleges to educate students on legal ways to obtain digital movies, TV programs and other online material. Jackson reports to Rick Cotton, executive VP/general counsel.
DriveCam, which makes video and data recorders for vehicles, has brought in Julie Cunningham, a former managing director for The Blueshirt Group and wireless sector communications exec, to head corporate communications.
Marcy Stech, who worked communications for the pro-Obama “super PAC” Priorities USA, has landed at EMILY’s List, a traditional PAC, as national press secretary for the group supporting pro-choice women Democrats.
Stech was deputy communications for Priorities USA during the 2012 election, joining the group after working press for Richard Blumenthal’s successful run for the U.S. Senate from Connecticut.
Trish Ault has returned to Weber Shandwick Canada as executive VP/general manager of its Ottawa office and national practice leader of its Social Impact unit that is focused on counseling clients on key social issues.
She rejoins the Interpublic unit after a three-year stint of working at global development programs.
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