SYDNEY: Fleishman-Hillard has acquired its Sydney affiliate
Stratcom Communique, marking its debut in the Australian market.
Financial details of the deal were not disclosed.
Stratcom, a financial, corporate and consumer agency, is understood to
be among Sydney's Top 10 PR agencies with over pounds 2m in billings and
F-H, led by CEO John Graham, adds the agency to its existing eight Asia
Pacific offices. The firm will rebrand as Fleishman-Hillard
Founding partners Tony Rasman, Julianne Dowling, Jonathan Raymond and
Hayden Cock will continue in management posts, with Rasman reporting
directly to Pam Miracle, F-H regional director and SV-P in
The three-year-old company was formed by the merger of Melbourne-based
Stratcom Consulting and Sydney partner Communique Public Relations. It
has conducted work for Hong Kong's Pacific Century CyberWorks during its
affiliation with F-H over the past year.