ATLANTA – Edelman, the world's largest PR firm, on Wednesday named Steven Behm as General Manager of the PR firm's Atlanta office, effective immediately. He will report to Matthew Harrington, CEO of Edelman U.S.
Behm, who was recently named one of PRWeek's “40 Under 40” for 2011, joined Edelman five years ago to build the Southeast Crisis, Risk and Public Affairs practice.
Behm has also served the firm's national Crisis and Risk practice as associate director, helping to identify, build and share best practices across the firm's 14 U.S. offices.
Since joining Edelman Atlanta, Behm has led numerous community volunteer efforts, including the award-winning “Dear John” campaign to eradicate child prostitution in Atlanta.