BURLINGTON, MA: Genuity has tapped Susan Kraus as SVP of corporate communications, a post that reports directly to company chairman and CEO Paul Gudonis. Kraus joins Genuity from Bell Atlantic, where she was VP of corporate and global media relations.
BURLINGTON, MA: Genuity has tapped Susan Kraus as SVP of corporate
communications, a post that reports directly to company chairman and CEO
Paul Gudonis. Kraus joins Genuity from Bell Atlantic, where she was VP
of corporate and global media relations.
NEW YORK: Former Ludgate Communications exec Marina Echavarria and Weber
exec Eric Eddy have joined forces to form double E communications. The
agency will offer financial communications and PR to young
LOS ANGELES: RadioFreeVirgin.com, Virgin Entertainment Group’s new
online music portal, has hired People’s Revolution to for its official
September launch. The LA-based agency is planning to open a NY outpost
within the next few months.
WASHINGTON, DC: Shandwick opinion research subsidiary SWR Worldwide has
named Kevin Schulman VP and senior analyst. Schulman was previously a
SVP in the DC office of Charlton Research.
KANSAS CITY, MO: Muller + Company’s newly formed PR division has landed
two clients: real estate firm Briarcliff Development and CARSTAR Quality
SAN FRANCISCO: Applied Communications has added four new clients: Tsola,
a wireless Internet infrastructure company; Aurigin Systems, maker of
software that enables users to manage patented intellectual property;
Tryllian, developer of Internet mobile-agent technology; and Siennax
International BV, an ASP.
DEARBORN, MI: Margaret Knes, formerly corporate communications manager
for Dearborn Federal Credit Union, has opened her own shop, Margaux &
Associates. The firm will offer short - and long - term PR programs for
small to medium-size businesses.
ATLANTA: Bank of America has named Mary Welch VP/PR manager for Bank of
America Mid-South (Georgia and Tennessee) and for its national
NEW YORK: Hill & Knowlton has welcomed back Steven Haden as senior MD in
its corporate practice. He was most recently a VP/group director in The
Widmeyer-Baker Group’s business and technology division.
NEW YORK: Mattel’s Games and Puzzles division has tapped 823 Productions
to launch two new games, Chatter Matters and Thinkblot