Story Partners has brought on Anton Becker as assistant vice president. Becker comes to the agency from the Society for Human Resource Management, where he served as senior specialist of policy communications. Prior to his job at SHRM, Becker was communications director for Rep. Frank Pallone (D-NJ), chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee. He also served as press secretary for Tammy Duckworth when she served in the House of Representatives. “Anton’s expertise in communications and legislative affairs on Capitol Hill and strong experience in policy communications and public affairs, will make him an asset to our team and our clients,” said Story Partners chairman Gloria Story Dittus.
Real estate advisory company Senné has hired Frank Hwang as chief marketing officer. Hwang was most recently vice president of marketing and communications for EF Pro Cycling, where he developed and executed the overall marketing strategy of the company's professional sports product. He has also served as senior director of digital marketing and public relations for Sperry and senior manager for digital marketing, advertising, and media at Timberland. In his new post, Hwang will lead Senné's creative team and manage marketing and brand strategy across the company. "Frank is an incredible leader with a clear ability to help us articulate and execute the next chapter of our brand's vision,” said Senné president and CEO William Senné.
CBD Marketing has promoted Bob Musinski and Mark Robinson to senior vice president positions from their prior VP roles. Before coming to CBD Marketing in 2014, Musinski was vice president of client relations at KSA Public Relations and assistant city editor at the Daily Herald. Robinson joined CBD in 2018 from Noble Communications, where he served as director, digital strategy. “These promotions recognize the outstanding contributions made by Bob and Mark in advancing the agency’s capabilities in areas that are critical to our clients’ business success,” said CBD Marketing CEO Liz Brohan.
Bridges Strategies has hired Alyssa Baier as digital content coordinator. Baier comes to Bridges from the Oklahoma City Convention & Visitors Bureau, where she was digital marketing manager. She has also served as marketing & communications manager for Frontier City and White Water Bay, Oklahoma's two largest theme and water parks. Based in Oklahoma City, Bridges Strategies served clients throughout the U.S. and Latin America.