HOUSTON: Hill & Knowlton has appointed Michael J. Moore to SVP and Houston general manager. He will report directly to Dan Bartlett, US president and CEO.
Moore will be responsible for the Houston office's client service, business development, and operations. His experience spans a variety of political work, which includes serving as chief of staff for Mayor Bill White from 2004 to 2009, and handling White's 2010 bid for Texas governor. In addition, Moore served as White's point person for crisis management and communications during hurricanes Katrina, Rita, and Ike. He was also a presidential appointee for the US Department of Energy.