BOSTON: 3Point Communications has hired Jim Barbagallo, who most recently led Porter Novelli's Boston office, as an MD. In this newly-created position, Barbagallo will focus on 3Point's Northeast growth, while also helping the communications firm grow nationally. Barbagallo's previous experience includes PR and marketing communications with specific experience in developing and executing strategic, integrated communications programs for emerging and established technology companies.
Barbagallo was MD of PN's Boston office, a company partner, and a member of the global firm's technology council. At PN, Barbagallo worked on clients like HP, Analog Devices, BMC Software, and 3Com, as well as emerging technology companies, including IBRIX, Sociocast, and NeuStar.