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Last Updated: Fri., Aug. 12, 2022 @ 5:15 pm

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On the Move: State Street Corp. Taps Tsai for CMO Post

Fri, Jul. 22, 2022

By Steve Barnes

Brenda TsaiState Street Corporation appoints Brenda Tsai as EVP and global CMO. Tsai most recently served as chief marketing and communications officer at DXC Technology... APCO Worldwide brings on Tom Harper as a director in its London office... The Dana Agency appoints Paula Gomez as VP... SAHARA Las Vegas names Amber Jung VP of marketing.

On the Move: BCW Ups Cloessner to President of Direct Impact Unit

Thu, Jul. 21, 2022

By Steve Barnes

Amy CloessnerBCW Group promotes Amy Cloessner from chief operating officer to president of Direct Impact, its grassroots firm... Magrino hires Ariane Romano as executive vice president/integrated brand services... Zilker Media promotes Shelby Janner to chief publicity officer and Nichole Williamson to chief brand officer... Higher education platform Modern Campus names Sharon Schwarzmiller senior vice president of marketing.

On the Move: Brunswick Group Picks Weyand for Germany MD

Wed, Jul. 20, 2022

By Steve Barnes

Christian WeyandBrunswick Group names Christian Weyand managing partner, Germany, a newly created position... Chili’s Grill & Bar hires Tinder CMO George Felix to serve as its marketing boss... Global cybersecurity firm Mandiant promotes Melanie Lombardi to VP of communications.

BCW's Joseph Switches to Ketchum

Wed, Jul. 20, 2022

By Steve Barnes

Jim JosephFormer BCW global president Jim Joseph is coming on board at Ketchum as global chief marketing and integration officer, a newly created position.

BoJo Aide Hickman Slates Move to Teneo

Tue, Jul. 19, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Alex HickmanAlex Hickman, business advisor to outgoing British prime minister Boris Johnson, is expected to take a job at Teneo's UK operation.

On the Move: Real Chemistry Ups Wendy Carhart

Tue, Jul. 19, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Wendy CarhartReal Chemistry promotes Wendy Carhart to the newly created role of chief communications, culture & purpose officer... Bob’s Red Mill Natural Foods hires Kellogg's Allyson Borozan as SVP of marketing... FXCM Group, a London-based provider of online foreign exchange and CFD trading services, names Paul Gyles CMO.

BCW's Neal Opts for ID.me CCO Post

Mon, Jul. 18, 2022

By Steve Barnes

Terry NealTerry Neal, executive VP at BCW, takes chief communications officer job at ID.me, a secure digital identity network company.

On the Move: Nancy Elder Delivers Pitch for NY Mets

Fri, Jul. 15, 2022

By Steve Barnes

Nancy ElderThe New York Mets name Nancy Elder as the team’s first chief comms. officer... Ghidotti of Little Rock promotes Joshua Cook to PR director... DEFINITION 6, customer experience shop, brings on Duc Le as chief operating officer.

BCW Recruits Joseph to Helm DC Outpost

Thu, Jul. 14, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Jeff JosephJeff Joseph, who has more than 30 years of strategic communications & PA experience, will join BCW on August 8 as president of its Washington office.

On the Move: Finn Partners Ups Riggs

Thu, Jul. 14, 2022

By Steve Barnes

Shannon RiggsFINN Partners names Shannon Riggs a managing partner of its Pacific Northwest strategic communications business unit... Rally Point PR hires Clarity PR's Lisa Kurtz... Vimeo appoints Lynn Girotto as CMO... Fors Marsh Group hires Lynne Doner Lotenberg as VP of its newest practice area, Campaign Research and Evaluation.

On The Move: PEN America Picks Baum for CCO

Wed, Jul. 13, 2022

By Steve Barnes

Geraldine BaumPEN America picks former LA Times New York bureau chief Geraldine Baum forchief communications officer post... Golin promotes Tim Peters to US corporate lead, Midwest and Sarah Vellozzi to US corporate lead, East... Shatterproof, an organization dedicated to reversing the addiction crisis in the US, names Lauren Lawson-Zilai senior director, media and PR... The American Marketing Association Chicago names Leslie Marshall, head of experiential marketing at Morningstar, Inc., president.

FTC’s Kryzak Shifts to Subject Matter

Tue, Jul. 12, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Lindsay KryzakLindsay Kryzak, who directed the Federal Trade Commission's Office of Public Affairs, has signed on at Subject Matter.

On the Move: KemperLesnik Hires Muller

Tue, Jul. 12, 2022

By Steve Barnes

Gretchen MullerKemperLesnik hires Gretchen Muller as a senior VP in the firm’s PR unit... BAE Systems names Northrop Grumman's Leah Boley VP of communications in its intelligence and security sector... Brunswick Group appoints Iris Sibanda to serve as head of its Johannesburg office.

On the Move: Cornerstone Government Affairs Adds Walker

Mon, Jul. 11, 2022

By Steve Barnes

Christian WalkerCornerstone Government Affairs adds Christian Walker to its federal government relations team... The Peace Corps names Troy Blackwell press director... Mosaic North America hires Joey Carosella as executive VP of operations.

On the Move: KCD PR Adds Clemens, Bilyeu

Thu, Jul. 7, 2022

By Steve Barnes

KCDKCD PR hires Chris Clemens and Sarah Bilyeu as VPs. They join from Haven Tower Group and San Diego Country Credit Union, respectively... Smile Train boards Nicole Bell as its first VP-PR... The Public Affairs Council recruits Anna Platt as senior manager of government relations.