Fishing industry body the Marine Stewardship Council has named
Louisa Barnett as its first UK communications director. Barnett joins
from Weber Shandwick's corporate practice where she was an account
manager. She heads a two-strong team including communications officer
Catherine Oke, and reports to council CEO Brendan May. The council,
which was set up in 1997, appointed Oke, along with Karen Tarica, as
Seattle-based communications director for the US last August.