ANN ARBOR, MI: The University of Michigan Business School has chosen Stanton Crenshaw Communications to conduct a business media relations program.
ATLANTA: The Headline Group has added several hotels and restaurants as clients, including the Wyndham Atlanta Hotel, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino and the Wyndham-owned Caliterra restaurant.
BOSTON: Miller/Shandwick Technologies has added insurance & casualty industry software supplier Delphi Information Systems and messaging and computer security company Fischer International Systems to its client roster.
WINTER PARK, FL: Financial publisher and marketing firm Stratcomm Media has retained Lambert, Edwards & Associates (LEA) as its PR and IR counsel. The agency will assist the company in communicating to the media.
ALBANY: Sawchuk, Brown Associates has scored a pair of new clients, The Sage Colleges (Troy, NY) and BizOnline.com (Wall, NJ).
WASHINGTON, DC: OnLineNow has retained APCO Associates as its agency of record. OnLineNow, a business directory which provides direct and specific searches to thousands of business listings, has charged APCO with online and offline promotion.
SANTA CLARA, CA: Convergent Companies has retained McLean Public Relations as agency of record and has named CEO Laurie McLean to its advisory board.
ST. LOUIS: Telecom Services provider Primary Network has selected Kupper Parker Communications (KPC) for a new marketing and communications program aimed at the introduction of its new digital subscriber line, DSL.
DES PLAINES, IL: Delicious Brands has chosen Strategic Growth International as its financial PR advisor. Delicious Brands is one of the largest branded cookie companies in the packaged foods industry.
LOS ANGELES: PSA has retained Stock Enterprises to manage its IR and public relations activities.
SEATTLE: Willitts Designs has retained Publicis Dialog to promote their line of miniature collectible shoes, Just The Right Shoe.
NEWPORT BEACH, CA: The Renaissance Capital Group & Income Fund III, a closed-end fund, has appointed Pacific Consulting Group for IR.
LOS ANGELES: E-commerce marketing and business solution provider GenesisIntermedia.com has hired the Coffin Communications Group to launch an IR program.
DAPHNE, AL: Communitronics of America, a wireless telecom company, has tabbed The Investor Relations Company for financial PR.