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Mon., Feb. 25, 2013
Eagle Lands At H+K
By Kevin McCauley
 
Ron Eagle, who handled product publicity and the PlayStation Network for Sony Computer Entertainment America, has been named senior VP for entertainment and technology at Hill+Knowlton Strategies.
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Mon., Feb. 25, 2013
Ault Returns to Weber Shandwick Canada
By Kevin McCauley
 

Trish AultTrish 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.
 
Category: Personnel Appointments
Thu., Feb. 21, 2013
APCO Installs New Health Leadership
By Greg Hazley
 

Stig AlbinusAPCO Worldwide has elevated Stig Albinus to global healthcare chair, replacing Robert Schooling, who remains president for the Americas of the Washington-based independent firm.

Albinus, who chaired Burson-Marsteller’s European and U.S. health units in 16 years there, joined APCO in 2011 as a senior director in New York.
Category: Personnel Appointments
Fri., Feb. 15, 2013
Gollust Ditches Cuomo for Zucker
By Kevin McCauley
 

Allison GollustAllison Gollust is returning to the broadcast PR scene, a mere four months after taking the communications director job for New York Governor Andrew Cuomo.

Effective March 1, Gollust becomes senior VP-communications for CNN Worldwide.
 
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Thu., Feb. 14, 2013
Karr Joins Carlyle Group
By Kevin McCauley
 
Barrett Karr will join The Carlyle Group next month as chief of its U.S. government affairs organization. She takes over for Bryan Corbett, who is moving to another slot at the asset management company.
Category: Personnel Appointments
Tue., Feb. 12, 2013
Edelman Covers Paid Media Bases
By Kevin McCauley
 
Edelman Digital has named Mindshare alum Cassel Kroll, VP—media strategy, to focus on the integration of paid media throughout its digital & social programs. He reports to Liz Lee Rzepecki, ED’s general manager in New York.
Category: Personnel Appointments
Mon., Feb. 11, 2013
Fleishman-Hillard Banks on Hamzahee
By Kevin McCauley
 
Fleishman-Hillard has recruited Patricia Hamzahee from Kreab Gavin Anderson to head its financial services team in London. She joins March 4.
Category: Personnel Appointments
Fri., Feb. 8, 2013
Lundquist Succeeds Cavaney at ConocoPhillips D.C.
By Kevin McCauley
 
Andrew Lundquist has succeeded legendary lobbyist Red Cavaney as senior VP-government affairs at ConocoPhillips in Washington.
Category: Personnel Appointments
Thu., Feb. 7, 2013
F-H Tabs Clinton Aide as DC GM
By Greg Hazley
 
Fleishman-Hillard has handed the reins of its Washington, D.C., office to Kris Balderston, a deputy chief of staff to Sen. Hilary Clinton who followed her to the State Department.
Category: Personnel Appointments
Wed., Feb. 6, 2013
JDA Taps Billeter for Digital Post
By Greg Hazley
 
Chris Billeter, previously with right-leaning PR shop, DCI Group, has joined JDA Frontline in D.C. as VP of digital media.
Category: Personnel Appointments
Wed., Feb. 6, 2013
Day Communications for AXA Equitable
By Greg Hazley
 
Lauren Day, a corporate PR exec for Prudential Financial and AIG, has moved to AXA Equitable Life Insurance in New York, the insurance unit of AXA Financial, to head corporate communications.
Category: Personnel Appointments
Tue., Feb. 5, 2013
McGraw-Hill Vet to Conde Nast
By Kevin McCauley
 
Patricia Rockenwagner, who was senior VP-marketing and communications at McGraw-Hill Cos., is moving to Conde Nast. She will take the senior VP-corporate communications slot effective Feb. 11.
Category: Personnel Appointments
Tue., Feb. 5, 2013
Edelman's Pedersen Moves to Grayling Helm
By Kevin McCauley
 
Pete Pedersen is joining Grayling as CEO on March 1, taking over for Michael Murphy, who announced last July his plan to step down.
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