NEW YORK: Connors Communications has opened its doors in Los Angeles and London. Heading up the seven-member LA office will be director Scott Pansky, who joined the firm after spending eight years at The Gable Group.
NEW YORK: Connors Communications has opened its doors in Los
Angeles and London. Heading up the seven-member LA office will be
director Scott Pansky, who joined the firm after spending eight years at
The Gable Group.
The UK management team includes managing director Simon Hill (formerly a
director at Hill & Knowlton) and chair Richard Humphreys (previously
president of Saatchi & Saatchi Advertising Worldwide).
NEW YORK: MediaMap has appointed Stephen Keeble as its new CEO. Prior to
joining the company, Keeble was EVP and director of business development
at Thomson Financial. He replaces MediaMap founder John Pearce, who will
remain with the company as chairman.
SALT LAKE CITY: Ad and design shop Razor has added PR to its slate of
capabilities. The agency recently hired Dave Clifton, formerly an AS at
Brodeur, to head up the department as director of PR.
NEW YORK: Dan Klores Associates has announced several promotions: Joe
DePlasco, Allyson Felix and Vito A. Turso (to EVP); Elizabeth Anklow,
Nathalie Moar and Lenore Moritz (to SVP); and Susan Graziano, Diana
Kashan and Beth Nussbaum (to VP).
PHOENIX: Moses Anshell has brought Angela Gabriel, formerly a
reporter/sections editor at The Business Journal, on board as an account
MAPLEWOOD, NJ: Alan Caruba, head of The Caruba Organization, has
relaunched Caruba.com, a site that offers visitors the opportunity to
get free PR advice via e-mail or phone.
NEW YORK: Hampel/Stefanides, a full-service ad firm, has tapped The MWW
Group as its PR agency of record. H/S has charged MWW with augmenting
awareness of the company and its services.
WASHINGTON, DC: Garrett Yu Hussein has added a handful of clients to its
health and social issues practice, including The Robert Wood Johnson
Foundation for a series of regional conferences on the uninsured;
Hoffmann La Roche for a patient-education program; and the University of
California at San Diego for strategic planning concerning the school’s
Alzheimer’s clinical trials.
CHICAGO: Golin/Harris has named Alix Salyers SVP and director of the
media strategies and solutions group in the firm’s CrossMedia arm.