DCI Group promotes Stacie Rumenap and Oliver Wolf from VP to partner, effective January 1, 2023. Rumenap has been with DCI Group since 2019, leading the firm’s strategic alliances practice. She has worked on Capitol Hill and also as a leader of a non-profit organization that combats the sexual exploitation of children. Wolf has been with DCI Group for 16 years. He manages international and domestic public affairs campaigns that focus on environmental and energy policy, trade, technology, tax, financial services, and development issues. He previously worked on Republican political campaigns and on the staff of Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME). “Both Stacie and Oli exemplify the firm’s bedrock culture of execution and demonstrate the upstanding character that has become DCI Group’s hallmark over the past 25 years,” said DCI Group CEO Doug Goodyear.
The Bliss Group names Melissa Stone VP, head of digital media. Prior to joining The Bliss Group, Stone founded boutique marketing agency Eastend Marketing, through which she supported clients like Meta and Wellesley College. In her new role, she will work to enhance The Bliss Group’s offerings and introduce new best practices for SEO/SEM, organic and paid social media, display and programmatic, email marketing and website UX. “Melissa has a proven ability to understand how brand management, digital marketing and media strategy fit together to build reach, relevance and reputation online,” said The Bliss Group CEO Bob Pearson.
Elevate Outdoor Collective, a group of outdoor and winter sports brands with a focus on skiing, snowboarding and snowshoeing, names Jon Roy as CMO. Roy comes to EOC from Converse, where he was VP, global energy brand marketing. He has also served as global consumer experience director for Nike Sportswear. "Jon is a great addition to the team and expectations are high. He brings a strong leadership background, great aesthetic, and modern visionary approach to his craft," said Elevate Outdoor Collective CEO John Colonna.