Following the news of an agency-wide restructuring of PR properties at holding company Omnicom, OMC unit Porter Novelli has named a new global chief operating officer and president of its North America region.
Porter Novelli global CEO Karen van Bergen has been named CEO of newly-formed Omnicom Public Relations Group, and PN North American president Brad MacAfee now succeeds her in that agency's top executive slot, as part of a multiagency bid to broaden OMC’s integrated service offerings.
Wi-Fi health advocate Cecelia Doucette is urging the Westhampton Library to quickly pull the plug on Wi-Fi, citing dangers to patrons and especially children. The newly expanded library board is resisting so far.
Angry Westhampton residents, who got four of the five library trustees to resign last year but who continue to be frustrated by the board, are hopeful that new trustee Mary Anne Yutes will break the logjam.
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