NEW YORK: Ketchum has signed an exclusive affiliate agreement with independent Australian PR firm the Hausmann Group. Founded in 1990, Hausmann Group has a staff of 50.
WASHINGTON: Energy and environment communications consulting firm RenewPR launched with Ben Finzel at the helm last week. Finzel has worked for legislators on Capitol Hill, in the Clinton administration, and in the Department of Energy. He was previously EVP at Glen Echo Group.
CALGARY, ALBERTA: TVI Pacific has appointed Shirley Anthony as VP of corporate communications. She will be responsible for communicating the company’s growth vision to stakeholders. Anthony was previously VP of corporate communications for International Tower Hill Mines.
NAPERVILLE, IL: Rhea + Kaiser has brought on Martyn Dean as SVP and executive creative director. He previously worked at firms including OgilvyOne Worldwide, Razorfish, and Euro RSCG and with clients such as American Express, Kraft, Sears, and Volvo.