PARSIPPANY, NJ: Coyne PR has appointed David Cooper, former senior director of marketing communications for the NBA, to serve as a VP in the firm's sports and media practice.
Cooper, who most recently managed his own PR business and worked with clients such as the NBA and NCAA, will focus on growing Coyne's sports and media practice. He will work with Coyne clients including Daytona International Speedway, the United States Golf Association, and Ironman.
During Cooper's seven years at the NBA, he led the league's integrated communications for global events. Previously, he worked for the Arena Football League, serving as VP of communications. He also held media relations roles for the Phoenix Suns and Arizona Cardinals.