ATLANTA: Cohn & Wolfe has been hired by Internet retailer eCompanyStore.com. The web shop allows organizations to purchase corporate promotional items such as logo apparel. The agency has been charged with communicating the strength of eCompany-Store’s business model.
ATLANTA: Cohn & Wolfe has been hired by Internet retailer
eCompanyStore.com. The web shop allows organizations to purchase
corporate promotional items such as logo apparel. The agency has been
charged with communicating the strength of eCompany-Store’s business
VAIL, CO: CBS newsman Charles Osgood will be among the featured speakers
at the 16th annual Arthur Page Society conference in Vail. Osgood will
contribute to a two-day series of meetings aimed at identifying issues
that confront PR chiefs. The event will be held from September 26 to 28,
and will be moderated by Richard Oliver, a professor at Vanderbilt’s
Owen Graduate School of Management.
LIVINGSTON, NJ: The Phillips Group InfoTech, a consulting firm, and the
producers of Summer of ’69, an off-Broadway production debuting in July,
have hired the Cherenson Group for PR, consulting and promotion.
SILVER SPRING, MD: Biomedical research and health communications firm
Prospect Associates has announced several executive-level promotions.
Lynda Bardfield van Over was named VP of creative services; Deborah
Lurie, Linda Weinberg and Susan Whittier, VPs of communications; and
Amber Thorton, VP of community and public health promotion.
NORFOLK, VA: Goldman & Associates has been retained by Florida-based
SuperGlass Windshield Repair to manage media relations for its franchise
LOUISVILLE, CO: IR firm Carl Thompson Associates has won several new
accounts: California Micro Devices, Horizon Pharmacies, Concorde Gaming,
RDST and Kaddy Shack.
RICHARDSON, TX: The ViaLink Company has selected Springbok Technologies
to launch its national media relations campaign. ViaLink is a supply
chain solution provider for the food and packaged goods industries.
WAKEFIELD, MA: Implant Sciences has hired Porter, LeVay & Rose to serve
as IR counsel and assist with media relations. The Nasdaq-traded
company, which recently received FDA approval to market its cancer
treatments, is seeking to increase its coverage by the institutional
KENT, WA: Highline Water District has hired Laurie Van Leuven as public
information coordinator. She will promote conservation awareness within
local school districts and serve as district representative to community
groups and other water utilities.
THOUSAND OAKS, CA: HomeStore.com has hired Jeff Charney as VP of
corporate marketing and communications. Charney was the former SVP of
marketing and communications at Kaufman and Broad Home.