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BuzzFeed Splits, Enlists Communications Chief

Wed, Aug. 24, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Carole RobinsonCarole Robinson, a veteran Viacom and MTV corporate communications hand who stepped down last year, is slated to join BuzzFeed as chief communications officer for the digital news and content provider.

Viacom PR Chief Departs After Shakeup

Wed, Aug. 24, 2016

By Editorial Staff

carl foltaCarl Folta, executive VP of corporate communications for Viacom, has left the media giant after the ouster of CEO Philippe Dauman by the mogul Sumner Redstone and his daughter Shari.

Cindy Leggett-Flynn Insures AIG Communications

Tue, Aug. 23, 2016

By Editorial Staff

cindy leggett-flynnAmerican International Group has recruited Brunswick Group partner Cindy Leggett-Flynn to take the PR reins as chief communications officer for the New York-based insurer.

Van Grack Joins Revolution in DC

Thu, Aug. 11, 2016

By Editorial Staff

van grackTracy Van Grack, a director focused on the tech sector for Brunswick Group, has moved to venture capital firm Revolution LLC in its top communications and policy post.

Second Departure from Twitter PR

Wed, Aug. 10, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Jim ProsserJim Prosser, head of corporate, revenue and policy communications for Twitter, has left for a similar role at non-bank lending start-up SoFi.

Top PR Exec Out at Valeant

Mon, Aug. 8, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Laurie LittleValeant, the acquisitive pharmaceutical company under scrutiny over its accounting practices, has replaced its general counsel and announced the exit of the company's PR and IR chief.

Cisco's Bullard Moves to APCO in Raleigh

Thu, Aug. 4, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Travis BullardTravis Bullard, corporate communications manager for Cisco in Raleigh, has moved to APCO Worldwide's Raleigh officer as a director.

J&J Alum FitzPatrick Powers Exelon Communications

Wed, Aug. 3, 2016

By Editorial Staff

maggie fitzpatrickMaggie FitzPatrick, global communications chief of Johnson & Johnson, is slated to join Exelon as senior VP of corporate affairs, philanthropy and customer engagement later this month.

CW Ups Hewitt to EVP of Comms

Fri, Jul. 29, 2016

By Editorial Staff

paul hewittThe CW television network has elevated Paul Hewitt to executive VP of communications.

Starkey Shifts to Lyft

Thu, Jul. 28, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Bridget StarkeyBridget Starkey, VP for consumer accounts at Zeno Group, has shifted to Lyft to head consumer communications as a director for the New York-based ride-hailing service.

Paradigm PR Chief to Exit

Tue, Jul. 26, 2016

By Editorial Staff

brad turellBrad Turell, executive VP of corporate communications for Hollywood giant Paradigm Talent Agency, is leaving the company with plans to start his own shop.

Quigley Prescribes Communications for CMA

Mon, Jul. 25, 2016

By Editorial Staff

laura quigleyLaura Braden Quigley, who managed business communications for the Sacramento Kings, has moved to the California Medical Association as VP of communications for the Sacramento-based group.