New York Area
CooperKatz & Company, New York/The Physicians Foundation, nonprofit, as PR agency to serve as its communications department. The foundation gives grants, and produces research and policy studies.
Nancy J. Friedman PR, New York/Z Hotel, Long Island City, for PR for opening in June; The Charles Hotel, as AOR for PR for the Harvard Square hotel in Cambridge, and LeSPORT/Body Holiday and Rendezvous in St. Lucia.
Hanna Lee Communications, New York/Wines of Croatia, to organize and promote the inaugural New York event this summer, sponsored by the Association of Winemakers at the Croatian Chamber of Economy.
Carolyn Izzo Integrated Communications, Nyack, N.Y./European Travel Commission, to promote its web portal, www.visiteurope.com, and all aspects of an integrated marketing campaign.
Prompt Communications, Boston/The Refinishing Touch, environmentally friendly furniture refinishing, for customer communications after handling PR for the last three years.
Dimension PR, Harrisburg, Pa./TNDV, mobile production company, and DataNab, IP-enabled solutions for audio streaming, data collection and other uses, for PR starting in May and July, respectively.
Environics Communications, Washington, D.C./The Ad Council, on behalf of the
U.S. Forest Service, to develop and implement a social media program to support its “Re-Connecting Kids with Nature” national PSA campaign. EC will work to encourage parents and families to connect to the campaign via Facebook and its website.
Calysto Communications, Atlanta/Endstream Communications, VoIP communications, for PR initially supporting its mobile dialer application, StreamDialer.
TransMedia Group, Boca Raton, Fla./Jerry McGlothlin, publicist, to tout his firm’s success in booking guests on national broadcast shows, and Franco Corso, baritone recording artist, for PR.
Peritus, Louisville, Ky./Prairie Oat Growers Association, Canada-based group, for U.S. awareness campaign targeting horse owners highlighting the benefit of oats for feed. Mountain
Turner PR, Denver/Four Seasons Resort Jackson Hole, Four Seasons Resort Whistler and The Brown Palace Hotel (Denver), for strategic media relations. West
Weber Shandwick, Los Angeles/City of Hope, research and treatment center for cancer and other diseases, as AOR for PR.
— Greg Hazley