NEW YORK: RLM Public Relations has named Cary Goss president. He was most recently director of business development and worldwide account director for Modem Media, representing such clients as AT&T, General Electric and Philips. He will oversee new business strategy and firm management as well as help build RLM’s presence in Los Angeles.
NEW YORK: RLM Public Relations has named Cary Goss president. He
was most recently director of business development and worldwide account
director for Modem Media, representing such clients as AT&T, General
Electric and Philips. He will oversee new business strategy and firm
management as well as help build RLM’s presence in Los Angeles.
ST. LOUIS: Kupper Parker Communications, which plans to set up a PR
operation in the New York area, has acquired a controlling interest in
Greenstone/Roberts Advertising, a suburban Long Island firm, for dollars
NEW YORK: Epb.communications has brought Terry Wynne on board as
director of corporate public relations, a new post. Wynne arrives from
Bozell Worldwide, where he was partner, PR and communications and
assistant to the CEO. Among his responsibilities will be corporate PR,
the company’s quarterly internal newsletter and media relations.
NEW YORK: The New York Times Company has promoted Lisa Carparelli to
director of communications for NY Times Digital, its Internet division.
Before joining the company in the summer of 1998, Carparelli served as a
senior associate in Burson-Marsteller’s media practice.
MIDDLETOWN, CT: Wesleyan University has named Justin Harmon to oversee
all communications-related activities. For the past 13 years, Harmon was
director of communications at Princeton University.
MCLEAN, VA: O’Keeffe & Company has snared two new clients worth a
combined dollars 360,000 in projected annual billings: NIC Commerce and
LOS ANGELES: Fox Family Worldwide has promoted Marlene Zakovich to
director of daytime publicity for Fox Kids Network and Fox Family
Channel, and named Isabella Ironside director of prime time publicity
for the Fox Family Channel.
LOS ANGELES: Bragman Nyman Cafarelli Public Relations has tapped Lori
Cloud as VP of entertainment marketing, a post in which she will be
responsible for bringing together film, TV, music and sports properties
with corporate clients.
EL SEGUNDO, CA: Internet arts and crafts service IdeaForest.com has
lured Elisabeth Charles away from Pepsico/Tricon to serve as VP of
NEW YORK: The HPRMS annual media dinner will be held Tuesday, May 16 at
The Harvard Club in New York, and will honor WNBC-TV senior health
correspondent Dr. Max Gomez. For more information, contact Kathleen
McGovern at (212)523-7153.
NEW YORK: The Black Public Relations Society of Greater New York will
present a seminar on opening a PR firm, ’Taking the Plunge! From
Corporate America to Starting Your Own Business,’ on Tuesday, May 16 at
Burson-Marsteller’s NY headquarters. For more information, contact BPRS
president Alicia Evans at (516) 377-6146.
CULVER CITY, CA: Sony Pictures Entertainment has promoted Jerry
Giaquinta to EVP, corporate communications. He will be responsible for
directing all aspects of the company’s corporate communications
NEW YORK: PR Newswire has hired Denice Florio, a financial industry
expert, to manage its vIRTUAL IQ investor relations service.