PITTSBURGH: Integrated marketing communications firm Marc USA has appointed Jerry Thompson, head of Ketchum Energy, to serve as EVP and director of PR, a newly created role at the agency.
Thompson, who is reporting to Marc USA CEO Michele Fabrizi, is helping the firm with client engagement and integrated solutions. He will also use his expertise in energy and technology to expand its business in those sectors.
Prior to leading Ketchum Energy, the firm's global energy consulting group, he managed Ketchum's Pittsburgh office for four years.
Before Ketchum, Thompson served as VP of marketing for the Steel Recycling Institute. He also worked at Burson-Marsteller.