WASHINGTON: Nick Ragone, Ketchum New York's former associate director and head of corporate, has been promoted to director of the firm's Washington, DC, office, effective July 5.
In Ragone's new role, he will oversee daily operations of the DC office and build its corporate and public affairs capabilities. At the New York office, he also headed up issues, crisis, and media relations.
Ragone will report to Lorraine Thelian, senior partner of North America. He replaces Liz McLean, who left for personal reasons.