HOUSTON: Hill & Knowlton has named Max Watson as GM of its Houston office. He replaces Sarah Peterson, who left to become VP of corporate communications at Waste Management.
HOUSTON: Hill & Knowlton has named Max Watson as GM of its Houston
office. He replaces Sarah Peterson, who left to become VP of corporate
communications at Waste Management.
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA: Industria Solutions, a business-to-business
e-commerce marketplace created by Chemdex and DuPont, has hired Lisa
Sorge, former president of Argyle Rowland Worldwide, as its director of
WASHINGTON, DC: Medical and healthcare media specialist Allhealth Public
Relations has picked up three new accounts: the March of Dimes’ Office
of Government Affairs, the Center for Mind-Body Medicine (for its
Comprehensive Cancer Care 2000 Conference) and the American Psychiatric
Association (for its annual convention and ’media doc’ program).
LOS ANGELES: Warren Cowan & Associates has elevated veteran publicists
Marcia Newberger, Kevin Sasaki and Richard Hoffman to the rank of
They have also been appointed to a new executive steering committee that
will oversee agency expansion.
NEW YORK: Bigfoot Interactive has tapped Daniel Affeldt as VP of
marketing and communications. Affeldt will oversee the company’s
marketing, communications, product management and database marketing
ROCHELLE PARK, NJ: Apogee Networks has appointed Andrew Burroughs as
chief marketing officer and GM of its applications service provider
Burroughs, formerly VP and GM of telecom company Teleglobe
Communications, will be responsible for managing Apogee’s marketing and
EDISON, NJ: RCG Information Technology has named Jon Deutsch SVP of
marketing. He will oversee the company’s worldwide marketing efforts,
including its brand strategy and communications.
CHICAGO: Porter Novelli Convergence Group’s Chicago outpost has hired
Michael Young away from Ketchum to serve as a SVP. Young, who was a VP
in Ketchum/Chicago’s tech practice, has been charged with developing new
business and senior-level staffers.
BOSTON: Brodeur’s health technology practice has landed two new clients:
Aptilon, a provider of marketing applications for pharmaceutical and
medical device companies, and idleinventory.com, a b-to-b online
marketplace for idle or excess medical products, supplies and equipment.