FORT LEE, NJ: CNBC has hired former Amazon.com senior PR manager Paul Capelli as VP of public relations.
FORT LEE, NJ: CNBC has hired former Amazon.com senior PR manager
Paul Capelli as VP of public relations.
Capelli will serve as CNBC’s chief spokesperson and oversee all
communications for the cable network and CNBC.com. This includes PR,
media relations, employee communications, talent engagements, industry
and community affairs and charitable giving. He succeeds Dave Anderson,
who left the network for a job in the Midwest earlier this year.
Capelli departed Amazon in early April after about 15 months as
second-in-command to PR director Bill Currie. He said a desire to return
to the East Coast prompted the decision, although several former Amazon
colleagues have bailed out since then as well.
’CNBC is a great brand and now the online leader in business news,’ said