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Sweeping Political, Tech, Social Changes Impact News Audiences

Mon, Jun. 12, 2017

By Steve Barnes

Global Street Fight Conference - G&S Business CommunicationsThe sweeping political, technological and social changes rocking the US have a “trickle-down effect on news audiences,” Luke Lambert, CEO of G&S Business Communications, told today’s “Global Street Fight” conference in Manhattan.

CIA/DOD Vet Little Takes Over Brunswick DC

Fri, Jun. 2, 2017

By Kevin McCauley

George LittleGeorge Little, one-time press secretary and PA director for the Defense Department and Central Intelligence Agency, has taken the helm of Brunswick’s Washington office.

Ketchum Vet Moves Over to Client Hyundai

Mon, Apr. 24, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Michael StewartAfter more than a decade as a VP at Ketchum guiding Hyundai’s communications, Michael Stewart has moved in-house with the automaker as senior group manager.

Anchin Takes Top Comms. Spot at Consumer Reports

Wed, Apr. 5, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Matt AnchinMatt Anchin has been named VP and chief communications officer at the nonprofit consumer watchdog as it ramps up efforts to keep the public better informed on the privacy of digitally-connected products and issues in financial services and health care.

WPP Wins Best Results for Clients Says Ad Publisher

Wed, Apr. 5, 2017

By Jack O'Dwyer

WPPWPP, largest communications group with $19 billion+ in revenues and units that include Burson-Marsteller and Hill+Knowlton Strategies, has been deemed to provide the “best results” for clients by the World Advertising Research Center.

Neptune Aligns with Lenovo

Mon, Mar. 13, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Torod NeptuneTorod Neptune, VP of communications for Verizon Wireless, is moving to Lenovo in a top global communications role later this month.

Michels Upped to Michigan Comms Chief

Tue, Feb. 21, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Kallie Bila MichelsKallie Bila Michels has been elevated to VP of communications for the University of Michigan, following a national search.

Mills Leaves Amgen, Joins Mars Petcare

Fri, Feb. 17, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Helen MillsHelen Mills will join Mars Petcare, the world's leading pet nutrition and health care business, as VP of corporate affairs in March.

Marriott PR Veteran Checks in to Restaurant Ass'n

Mon, Feb. 13, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Gordon LambourneGordon Lambourne, former senior VP of global PR and 35-year veteran of Marriott International, has shifted to the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation in Washington as VP of communications for the philanthropic entity of restaurant industry trade group.

FINRA Taps Treasury's Drobnyk for Communications

Mon, Feb. 6, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Josh DrobnykJosh Drobnyk, a top public affairs official at the US Dept. of the Treasury and deputy chief of staff, has moved to the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority as senior VP for corporate communications.

Getting Corporate Communications up to Speed with Snapchat

Fri, Feb. 3, 2017

By John Franklin

John Franklin & Robbie GoffinMore companies are now utilizing the vast array of social media networks to get their messages to the public. So why do corporate communications departments remain so skittish about hopping on the bandwagon?

Genelius Enrolls at Amherst

Thu, Feb. 2, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Sandra GeneliusSandra Genelius, who held top corporate communications posts at Sony Corp. of America and CBS News, has been named chief communications officer for Amherst College, following a national search.

Farnham to Chair B-M's Consumer Practice

Wed, Jan. 25, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Kyle FarnhamBurson-Marsteller has tapped Kyle Farnham as chair of its U.S. consumer and brand marketing practice.  He comes over from MSLGroup.

Ex-State Farm, T-Mobile CCO to Chubb

Tue, Jan. 24, 2017

By Editorial Staff

David BeigieDavid Beigie, former chief communications officer for State Farm Insurance and T-Mobile USA, has moved to Chubb as VP of global digital communications for the insurance giant.

Ex-Tesla Communications Chief Drives to Dyson

Wed, Jan. 18, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Ricardo ReyesRicardo Reyes, who led communications for electric car maker Tesla before stepping down last year, has landed at high-end UK manufacturer Dyson as Global Communications Officer.

Weine Trades the NY Library for the Met

Tue, Jan. 10, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Ken WeineKen Weine, VP of communications and marketing for The New York Public Library, has moved to The Metropolitan Museum of Art as chief communications officer.

Tegna Tunes in Uberoi as Communications Chief

Thu, Jan. 5, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Sunny UberoiTegna, the broadcast and digital media giant formed by the split of Gannett Company in 2015, has brought in Sunny Uberoi as VP and chief communications officer.