BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI: The Berline Group, an advertising and marketing company, has hired Sharon Campbell as PR director. She was most recently communications director for the city of Flint, MI and its mayor.
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI: The Berline Group, an advertising and
marketing company, has hired Sharon Campbell as PR director. She was
most recently communications director for the city of Flint, MI and its
NEW YORK: CUseeMe Networks has invited Dreamcoat Public Relations, which
engineered the launch of cuseemeworld.com, to continue as its PR agency
on a retainer basis. CUseeMe recently hosted an Internet ’video house
party’ for Maverick Records artist the Deftones.
AUBURN HILLS, MI: Sheila Gruber McLean has left DaimlerChrysler PR to
join Hass Associates as an SVP and partner. Previously, she was a
DaimlerChrysler senior PR manager responsible for safety public affairs
and regional communications.
WOODLAND HILLS, CA: JMPR, a Southern California boutique specializing in
automotive lifestyle accounts, has added three more to its roster: Qvale
Automotive Group, the official US distributor for the new Mangusta
sportscar; Kruse International, for promotion of the company’s 30th
Anniversary Auburn Auction; and Tyron Automotive Group, which
distributes a new wheel safety band designed to protect drivers in the
event of a tire blowout.
NEW YORK: Linden Alschuler & Kaplan has hired Katherine Honan as a VP.
Honan arrives from Evins Communications, where she served as account
director of the firm’s travel and hospitality division.
COLUMBUS, OH: The Limited has added Tara Savin to its staff as public
relations manager at Express, one of its flagship brands. Savin was
previously an AE at Paul Wilmot Communications and assistant fashion
editor at Town & Country.
PORTLAND, OR: MacKenzie Kesselring, a Portland, OR-based hi-tech shop,
has won three new Silicon Valley clients: Ejasent and NOCpulse, both
Internet infrastructure companies, and FastParts.com, an online, b-to-b
exchange for electronic equipment.
NEW YORK: Makovsky & Company’s health sciences division has brought on
four new staffers: Amy Losak (VP of media relations), Jessica Colon
(account supervisor) and Emily Pihlquist and Lizandaa Gillespie
INDIANAPOLIS: Hetrick Communications has promoted Pamela Klein to COO, a
post in which she will oversee the firm’s day-to-day operations. The
firm has also hired Sonja Popp-Stahly as account manager and Mary
Keleher as business manager.
CLEVELAND: Wyse Landau Public Relations has picked up three new
accounts: Sprint PCS (for the state of Ohio, with the exception of
Cincinnati), Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics and Feld Entertainment,
which operates Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey’s Greatest Show on