LOS ANGELES: The National Black Public Relations Society will hold its first annual conference in Detroit on October 7-10. The event will be sponsored by auto giant DaimlerChrysler, among others.
LOS ANGELES: The National Black Public Relations Society will hold
its first annual conference in Detroit on October 7-10. The event will
be sponsored by auto giant DaimlerChrysler, among others.
PHOENIX: ON Semiconductor has chosen Brodeur Worldwide for its global PR
account. The dollars 1.5 billion semiconductor supplier split off from
Motorola’s Semiconductor Products Sector in May. The account will be
based in Phoenix and headed by VP Brian Chapman.
WESTPORT, CT: Allied Domecq Spirits has named John Shea as VP, corporate
communications. Shea joins the company on August 23 from United
Distillers and Vintners North America, where he was most recently
director of public relations. Shea will oversee PR activities for such
brands as Kahlua, Sauza tequila and Courvoisier.
WASHINGTON, DC: Ruberry Communications and sponsor US Newswire have
announced that the second annual Meet the Health & Medical Media
Workshop will be held at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, on
October 14. The media panel will include editors and correspondents from
The Wall Street Journal, CNN and USA Today.
ATLANTA: Kathy Doherty has left Care, a global relief agency, to join
the Atlanta Chamber of Commerce as VP, marketing and communications.
Doherty will serve as the organization’s primary media contact. She
formerly served as a VP in Ketchum’s Atlanta office.
WASHINGTON, DC: The Natural Gas Supply Association has named Laurie
Cramer as its director of communications. Cramer was previously a senior
VP at The Hawthorn Group, an Alexandria, VA-based public affairs firm.