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Uber PR Exec Hourdajian to Canaan Partners

Thu, Sep. 29, 2016

By Editorial Staff

nairi hourdajianNairi Hourdajian, a Glover Park Group alum who was Uber's first communications executive, is leaving the ride-hailing service for a top post at venture capital firm Canaan Partners.

Hynes and Kotcher Honored by Page Society; Brexit Discussed

Wed, Sep. 14, 2016

By Jack O'Dwyer

Aedhmar HynesAedhmar Hynes, CEO of Text 100, received the Distinguished Service Award of the Arthur W. Page Society and Ray Kotcher, non-executive chair of Ketchum, was inducted into the Page Hall of Fame. Brexit was discussed.

Airlines for America Bulks Up PR, Social

Tue, Sep. 13, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Kathy Grannis AllenSenior director of media relations for the National Retail Foundation takes off for the Washington-based airline trade group Airlines for America.

White Prescribes PR for Internal Medicine Board

Mon, Sep. 12, 2016

By Editorial Staff

pamela browner whiteSenior VP of corporate communications and strategic development for the Hispanic community organizing group Esperanza shifts to the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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.