Battery Park City Calls for PR Firm
Fri., Dec. 3, 2021
By Jon Gingerich
The organization that manages and oversees lower Manhattan’s Battery Park City is seeking proposals from agencies that can provide communications and media relations services.
Dan Greenwood, a retired Marine Corps colonel who commanded troops in Iraq and Afghanistan during mulitple combat deployments and served in the White House, has joined BGR Group.
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The Kent County Health Dept. wants a firm to develop and implement a public awareness campaign to educate people about the dangers of driving under the influence of alcohol, marijuana and prescription opioids.
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FINN Partners to promote Amazfit wearable brand from China by Zepp Health... Rubenstein Public Relations picks up Bite Investments, which works to expand access to alternative investments... AMW Public Relations lands KWESST Micro Systems.
Taco Bell rings up Sean Tresvant for global chief brand officer post. effective Jan. 10. He was at Nike... Banner Public Affairs names Mark Stultz VP of public relations... Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices hires Laura Stace as VP of luxury marketing.
Jim Weiss, founder of Real Chemistry, is stepping down as CEO at O’Dwyer’s No. 1 healthcare firm on Jan. 3. Shankar Narayanan, who led McKinsey & Co.’s healthcare and pharma group, will take the helm.
Klein/Johnson Group has inked a $240K three-month pact to represent PDV Holding, the Houston-based unit of state-owned Petroleos de Venezuela, S.A.
Symone Sanders, chief spokesperson for vice president Kamala Harris, is leaving the White House. Her resignation had been expected by Harris’s staff, according to CNN.
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Subject Matter adds Capitol Hill veteran Sandra Alcala to its government relations team... Onfido, an identity verification and authentication provider, appoints Nate Skinner chief marketing officer... Bill.com names Sarah Acton CMO.
Brunswick Group has hired Cheryl Heinonen, who was Macy's senior VP of corporate communications from 2017 to January 2021, as a partner in its San Francisco outpost.
Smart companies should think twice or maybe three times before speaking out on social issues... Brown University researchers discover that Big Oil relies on Big PR. We are shocked.
The Alabama Seafood Marketing Commission is seeking a firm with food marketing experience that can provide marketing and public relations services.
Lansons Intermarket today rebranded as Lansons to reflect completion of the British firm’s 2019 acquisition of the New York-based Intermarket financial PR shop.
Jane Bloomfield leaves the chief growth officer slot at data analytics and brand consulting company Kantar to become chief marketing officer at WPP brand transformation unit Landor & Fitch.
Appleton Airport wants to hire a firm(s) to handle PR, advertising and digital services to help make its brand “top of mind” to people living in Wisconsin’s Fox Valley.