Life sciences company Flagship Pioneering has named Christine Heenan senior partner and chief communications officer.
Hill+Knowlton Strategies has named Greg Carlisle as SVP of change communication and employee engagement.
Strategic communications and reputation management firm Rubenstein has hired Chris Giglio as MD to lead its crisis management practice.
Global communications-based strategy consultancy Wachsman has promoted Danny Phan to chief strategy officer. He was MD for the Asia Pacific region.
Westbound Communications promoted Scott Prusko to account executive and Bryan Martinez to assistant account executive and hired Oscar Palma as account coordinator.
Emerging markets PR and creative agency CMW Media has named Kyle Porter as its CEO.
Software and payments company SpotOn Transact has hired Kevin Bryla as chief marketing officer and head of customer experience.
Louis Karno & Company Communications has been hired by Turismo do Alentejo to launch an international campaign to position the Portuguese city of Alentejo as a destination.
Red Havas has been named as social agency of record for Mimeo Photos, a macOS app and ecommerce solution for creating photo product gifts.
MMGY, which provides fully integrated marketing solutions for travel, tourism and hospitality brands, has been hired as U.S. public relations and social media agency of record for Karisma Hotels & Resorts.
Strategic Objectives has been hired to launch Bottega by Speducci, a premium online Italian grocery delivery service for the greater Toronto area.
Herman Miller Retail has named design, architecture and lifestyle industries PR shop The Consultancy PR as agency of record.
Boutique PR agency Treble has launched Portfolio, a membership program offering aimed at funding launches from venture capital funds.
Providence, Rhode Island, based integrated comms firm Duffy & Shanley is opening a new office in Albany, New York.
Integrated communications agency RooneyPartners has launched a new PR, social and digital media service offering called RP Blitz Branding targeting early-stage growth companies.
The Public Relations Society of America is holding its first-ever virtual international conference called ICON 2020 October 26-29.
Tel Aviv-based public relations and strategic consulting agency PR360 has joined the independent agency network The Worldcom Public Relations Group.