NEW YORK: Ketchum this week launched a dedicated corporate social
responsibility (CSR) practice out of New York.
Five Ketchum staff will work solely on CSR issues in the US, reporting
to group V-P corporate Erika Gabrielsen based in San Francisco, and SV-P
Gavin Power and senior counsel John Paluszek in New York.
In London, global corporate practice MD Richard Aldwinckle will run the
CSR unit assisted by director Yasmin Crowther. V-P Denise Kaufmann will
head the CSR practice in Hong Kong.
The division launch coincides with the publication of a report, produced
byKetchum, SustainAbility and the UN, entitled Good News and Bad: The
Media, Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainable Development.
- Ketchum this week named SV-P Thomas Barritt as global director for its
new issues and crisis management network.