IRVINE, CA: Bolt PR has appointed Joanne Forster to serve as GM and PR director for the firm's office in Irvine, CA.
Forster, who previously led her own agency called The Forster Group, will handle day-to-day business operations, manage all accounts, mentor staff, and help with new business development.
During her time operating The Forster Group, she worked with a variety of clients, including The Florida Tomato Growers, Del Monte Fresh Produce, Rogue Stand Up Paddleboards, Togo's, Quiksilver, Roxy, Red Bull, and The Surf Industry Manufacturers Association.
Before that, Forster worked at entertainment PR firm Bragman, Nyman & Cafarelli, serving as VP of consumer products and cause related marketing. She also previously worked at Hispanic marketing firm Durazo Communications and MSLGroup.