Hill and Knowlton has appointed Shirley Wong as healthcare practice
head in Hong Kong. Reporting to managing director Denise Maguire, Wong
joins H&K as an account director and will head account teams for the
Association of the Pharmaceutical Industry and Merck Sharp and Dohme’s
hair loss drug Propecia. Prior to joining H&K, Wong worked at BSMG
Worldwide’s Hong Kong office since 1997 and for Edelman PR before that.
Wong began her career as corporate communications manager for the
provincial government of British Columbia in her native Canada.