Publicis Groupe acquires healthcare PR agency Resolute Communications

Publicis Groupe has acquired healthcare PR agency Resolute Communications, it has been announced today.

Joint MD: Paul Blackburn
Joint MD: Paul Blackburn

Resolute will be merged with Publicis Life Brands in London. The combined agency will have nearly 100 staff and will be called Publicis Life Brands Resolute.

The founders of Resolute Communications, Paul Blackburn and Anna Korving, have been named joint MDs. They will report to Alain Sarraf, president of Publicis Healthcare Communications Group Europe. 

Resolute is headquartered in London with an office in the US. It provides strategic consulting, medical education and media and PR.

The Publicis Groupe is headquartered in Paris and owns the MS&L Group and a major stake in Freud Communications.

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