NEW YORK: Weber Shandwick has promoted Rolf Olsen to president, Continental Europe and international client services.
In this role, he maintains European leadership of international clients, practices, and affiliates.
Prior to joining WS in July 2001, Olsen served as VP of corporate marketing, communications, and public affairs at Motorola EMEA. His first job was serving as a PR officer in the Norwegian Parliament.
"We've seen terrific growth among our multinational clients this year," said Harris Diamond, Weber Shandwick's CEO, in a statement. "Rolf's appointment is designed to ensure that we continue to build upon that success."
Weber Shandwick is a unit of The Interpublic Group of Companies.