LOS ANGELES: Marketing Maven Public Relations has appointed Greg Bankhurst VP of branding to build the firm's hospitality and gaming division.
Prior to Marketing Maven, Bankhurst founded real estate company The Bankhurst Group, which is based in Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Before founding his own company, Bankhurst served as regional president of Florida-based luxury residential and hotel developer WCI Communities. He also worked in global development for Eighth Wonder International, where he served as president.
In September, Marketing Maven helped increase media coverage of the US Women's Water Polo Team after it won the gold medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.