AARP Appoints Marriott as publicity director

WASHINGTON: The AARP has hired Bush administration political appointee Brian Marriott for the newly created position of publicity director, to oversee booking of broadcast interviews for AARP spokespeople as well as develop AARP's media relations training program. Starting in 2001, Marriott had been special assistant for media relations to the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, and also managed press relations for President Bush and Vice President Cheney during travel. During the 2004 Bush-Cheney campaign, Marriott served as events director for rallies, town hall meetings, and other election activities.

WASHINGTON: The AARP has hired Bush administration political appointee Brian Marriott for the newly created position of publicity director, to oversee booking of broadcast interviews for AARP spokespeople as well as develop AARP's media relations training program. Starting in 2001, Marriott had been special assistant for media relations to the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, and also managed press relations for President Bush and Vice President Cheney during travel. During the 2004 Bush-Cheney campaign, Marriott served as events director for rallies, town hall meetings, and other election activities.

Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles and free email bulletins

Register
Already registered?
Sign in

Would you like to post a comment?

Please Sign in or register.