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Last Updated: Fri., Jan. 15, 2021 @ 5:06 pm

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On the Move: L’Oréal Hires Heineken's Juti 

Fri, Jan. 15, 2021

By Steve Barnes

Blanca JutiL’Oréal has names Blanca Juti chief communications & public affairs officer. She was Heineken's chief corporate affairs officer... 360PR+ hires Matter's George Snell as head of content innovation and integration... The Pollack Group adds Alex Nathanson as technology practice lead.

On the Move: Golin Ups Ryan Mardiks to Global Chair

Thu, Jan. 14, 2021

By Steve Barnes

Ellen Ryan MardiksGolin promotes Ellen Ryan Mardiks to global chairman. Fred Cook, chairman since 2017, becomes chair emeritus... PAN Communications names Jenny Radloff VP... Novitas Communications elevates Krista Crouch to VP.

On the Move: Prosek Partners Hires Swan

Wed, Jan. 13, 2021

By Steve Barnes

Anne SwanProsek Partners puts Anne Swan in chief creative officer seat. She joins Prosek from design company Dear Future... Dukas Linden Public Relations ups Stephanie Dressler to executive VP... Marketing for Change promotes Karen Ong to executive creative director.

On the Move: Hamilton Place Hires McIntosh

Tue, Jan. 12, 2021

By Steve Barnes

Kriston McIntoshHamilton Place Strategic brings on Kriston McIntosh as a managing director in its Washington office... Clarity names Grayling's Alex Judd head of planning and insight, a newly created role... GoFundMe taps Musa Tariq chief marketing officer.

On the Move: Motion Hires Skau as Director of Social Media

Mon, Jan. 11, 2021

By Steve Barnes

Tim SkauMotion hires Tim Skau as director of social media... Steinreich Communications Group names Joshua Steinreich national media relations manager... Panopto, a video management system provider, hires Dave Neway as VP of marketing... Adolfson & Peterson Construction has named Ben Saukko director of communications.

On the Move: LaVoieHealthScience Promotes DeScenza 

Fri, Jan. 8, 2021

By Steve Barnes

LaVoieLaVoieHealthScience promotes Lisa DeScenza VP, integrated communications and head, business development & marketing... BlueGrace Logistics names Mark Derks chief marketing officer... WineDirect recruits Andrea Smalling for VP of marketing and sales slot.

Ex-White House Press Sec. Grisham Quits

Thu, Jan. 7, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

Stephanie GrishamStephanie Grisham, who was White House press secretary and communications director, resigned as chief of staff for Melania Trump in the aftermath of the January 6 insurrection triggered by the president.

On the Move: Rabin Martin Names Robert Mallett CEO

Thu, Jan. 7, 2021

By Steve Barnes

Robert MallettRabin Martin names Robert Mallett CEO effective immediately. He succeeds Jeffrey Sturchio... Crosby Marketing Communications promotes Kate Thomas, Donald Ritchey and Alexx Weincek... Viral Nation hires Jacqui Faclier of DDB Canada.

On the Move: Nickerson Names Doyle PR Director

Wed, Jan. 6, 2021

By Steve Barnes

Paul DoyleNickerson names Paul Doyle as director, PR & communications. Doyle comes to the agency from Denterlein, where he was VP... Cornerstone Government Affairs adds Dao Nguyen to its federal government relations team... Baker Public Relations recruits Megan Davis as director of its new health and wellness practice.

On the Move: Avisa Partners Hires Signal Group's Garcia

Tue, Jan. 5, 2021

By Steve Barnes

Noe GarciaAvisa Partners names Signal Group's Noe Garcia partner in its DC office... FTI Consulting promotes strategic communications pros Elizabeth Adams, Rachel Chesley, Charlene MacDonald and Jeffrey Spittel... Cynosure appoints Katie Cheng as chief marketing officer.

On the Move: Ogilvy Names Poon to Head PR & Influence in Asia

Tue, Dec. 29, 2020

By Steve Barnes

Emily PoonOgilvy has named Emily Poon president of public relations & influence in Asia... Taysha Gene Therapies has appointed Kimberly Lee senior vp of corporate communications and investor relations... Dog grooming chain Scenthound hires Christian Betancourt for vp, marketing position.

On the Move: Manifest Ups Melissa Bouma to President

Tue, Dec. 22, 2020

By Steve Barnes

Melissa BoumaManifest promotes executive VP/managing director Melissa Bouma to president... 3D Executive Communications hires DC television broadcaster Bruce Johnson as a senior communications specialist and executive communications coach... iboss recruits May Mitchell as senior VP of marketing.

On the Move: Brunswick Group Hires Saudi Arabia Wealth Fund Alum

Fri, Dec. 18, 2020

By Steve Barnes

Tom DeeganBrunswick Group brings on Tom Deegan, one-time general counsel of Saudi Arabia's sovereign health fund, as a partner based in Hong Kong, effective Jan. 4... FNK IR hires MDC Partners alum Matt Chesler... The InterMedia Group of Cos. recruits Michael Walters as VP marketing & sales at its InterMedia Advertising unit.

On the Move: Taylor Hires Robinson as First Chief Admin Officer

Wed, Dec. 16, 2020

By Steve Barnes

Benjamin RobinsonTaylor names Benjamin Robinson chief administrative officer, a newly created role. He joins Taylor from Prudential Annuities... Steinreich Communications Group appoints Joshua Lavine, speechwriter for Israel's mission to the UN, to its Jewish and Israel advocacy practice... Ceridian, a human capital management firm, hires Eric Glass as chief communications officer.

On the Move: KWT Global Names Zucker CEO

Tue, Dec. 15, 2020

By Steve Barnes

Gabrielle ZuckerKWT Global has named agency president and co-founder Gabrielle Zucker CEO... Thunder11 puts Ryan Birchmeier in charge of client relations... The Toy Association ups Adrienne Appell to senior VP-marketing communications.