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CoCís Travieso Checks In At AHLA

Thu, Dec. 21, 2017

By Kevin McCauley

Amy TraviesoAmy Travieso is leaving the US Chamber of Commerce to join the American Hotel & Lodging Assn. as VP-government affairs responsible for regulatory/legislative affairs on technology, innovation and other policy matters. (1 reader comment)

US Telecom Dials Up Pederson

Tue, Jun. 6, 2017

By Kevin McCauley

US TelecomUSTelecom has named Jeremy Pederson, who was senior manager of federal affairs at Frontier Communications, VP-government affairs.

AASP Appoints Rosen Group AOR

Tue, Nov. 8, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

Association for Applied Sport PsychologyThe Association for Applied Sport Psychology has named New York-based PR agency The Rosen Group agency of record.

Olson Moves to Lewis in San Fran

Tue, Aug. 2, 2016

By Editorial Staff

mark olsonMark Olson, who opened a San Francisco outpost for Max Borges Agency in 2014, has moved to Lewis as a VP to oversee its PR practice in that city.

HSMAI Hires Vox

Wed, Jul. 27, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

HSMAI Vox Solid Communications has been named agency of record for the Las Vegas chapter of the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International.

MPA Names New President and CEO

Fri, Jan. 15, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

Linda Thomas BrooksMagazine industry trade group MPA announced that Linda Thomas Brooks has been appointed its newest President and CEO.

PPAI Picks Saxum

Tue, Dec. 22, 2015

By Jon Gingerich

PPAISaxum has been named agency of record for Promotional Products Association International.

Beck Takes Top PR Role with Investment Fund Trade Group

Wed, May 6, 2015

By Greg Hazley

matthew beckMatthew Beck, VP of strategic communications for Glover Park Group, has moved to the Investment Company Institute, the Washington trade group of mutual funds and other regulated funds, in a top PR role.

Ogilvy's Graves to Chair Council of PR Firms

Fri, Oct. 17, 2014

By Greg Hazley

chris gravesOgilvy chairman and former global CEO Christopher Graves was elected chairman of the Council of PR Firms for 2015 and will take the reins from FleishmanHillard chief Dave Senay.

Riccards Becomes Wilson's PR Chief

Tue, Aug. 5, 2014

By Kevin McCauley

Patrick RiccardsPatrick Riccards is now in charge of communications and strategy at the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation in Princeton, NJ.

Gun Industry Group Taps PR Director

Fri, Jul. 18, 2014

By Greg Hazley

pearsallThe National Shooting Sports Foundation, the Newton, Conn.-based trade group for firearms manufacturers, has brought in Jennifer Pearsall as director of PR.

PR, PA Pro to Head Marine Mammal Parks Trade Group

Wed, May 1, 2013

By Greg Hazley

Kathleen DezioCommunications and public affairs chief for the cosmetics industry trade group the Personal Care Products Council takes the reins of the Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums, the Virginia-based global association for zoos and parks like SeaWorld and Six Flags Discovery Kingdom.