PARIS: The French government has made a raft of senior
The Ministry for Industry has handed Christophe Perrin the role of
communications director to replace Cyril Benoit. Perrin was formerly
communications chief for the city of Saint-Die-des-Vosges.
The State Secretary for Economic Solidarity Guy Hascoet has also named
Claire Marillier, former communications director for the city of Begles,
as communications adviser.
And Defence Minister Alain Richard has chosen Remi Feraud to head his
personal communications team. He replaces Regis Juanico and will work on
all Richard's communications issues. PR for the military is handled
separately by the Defence Information and Communication Delegation.
Feraud - a well-known image counsellor, who specialises in Socialist
candidates - will work on Richard's PR ahead of next year's national
elections, in which Richard is said to be planning to land a more senior