NEW YORK: The US Postal Service has lost another of its communication pros.
NEW YORK: The US Postal Service has lost another of its
McGraw-Hill Companies has hired away Mark Weinberg to serve as issues
management director in its corporate communications department.
Weinberg, manager of marketing communications and special events for the
US Postal Service for the last five years, will be responsible for
speechwriting, preparation of op-ed pieces and strategic
He will report to Steven Weiss, McGraw-Hill’s senior director of
Following Weinberg’s departure, the postal service has restructured its
communications operations, eliminating his position. His leaving came on
the heels of postal service VP of corporate relations Frank Brennan Jr.
abandoning his post to take another role within the postal service.
Larry Speakes, the former senior VP of corporate relations, has become
an aide to Postmaster General William Henderson.
Prior to his postal service tenure, Weinberg served as director of PR
for Revco, a pharmaceutical company Revco. From 1989 to 1991, he served
as President Reagan’s assistant press secretary.
Weinberg’s hiring at McGraw-Hill came before the company announced plans
to integrate two of its online businesses, Business Week Online and S&P
Personal Wealth, into a single site.