Help the Aged, the care charity for old people, has appointed Julie
Edwards to head special projects management within its corporate
relations unit. She controls a team of six account managers who look
after the communications work arising from the charity’s fundraising
programmes within outside companies. Edwards joins from Crowcroft and
Partners and will report to Help the Aged’s marketing head Christine
Cryne. The charity is currently seeking a head of communications after
losing incumbent Betty McBride to the British Heart Foundation.