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Roll Call: Levick, Siegel + Gale, Cannes, and more

Levick Strategic Communications has hired Jack Deschauer to serve as VP of the corporate practice. He previously worked with Pratt & Whitney, an aircraft engine manufacturer, in its efforts to end funding for the the Joint Strike Fighter program. He’s also worked on media relations in the Chandra Levy case, the Jayson Williams trial, and other notable situations.

Siegel + Gale co-founder Alan Siegel is leaving the firm after 43 years, according to Adweek. He plans to continue his work with nonprofits, medicine, education, and related areas. Among his next projects will be the new corporate identity for the Cornell University outpost on New York’s Roosevelt Island.

The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity has named Twitter co-founder and creator Jack Dorsey (above) its media person of the year. He’ll be presented with the honor on June 20 at the Palais des Festivals in Cannes. In addition, Grupo ABC, the large Latin American comms group, is bringing former President Bill Clinton to the event. He’ll be giving a keynote address June 21 about “How Advertising Can Build a Better World.”

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Roll Call: M Booth, CooperKatz, McDougall Travers Collins, and More

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M Booth has hired its first director of nutrition for its Better4You practice. Tanya Zuckerbrot is an author, creator of the F-Factor diet, which focuses on adding proteins, fats, and carbs (yum… carbs) in order to lose weight, and has a line of high-fiber foods. She will lead the Better4You advisory board and counsel clients on trends, consumer insights, and legislation.

CooperKatz & Company has promoted Anne Green to president of the firm. She joined the company in 1996 shortly after it was founded and was previously president and COO. The firm also promoted Dorothy Sonnenburg to CFO. She joined in 2003 and was previously SVP of finance and operations.

Mike McDougall has partnered with Buffalo-based marketing firm Travers Collins to form McDougall Travers Collins, a consultancy focused on senior-level reputation and branding work in the U.S. and abroad. Back in February, McDougall confirmed with us that he would be leaving Bausch & Lomb to work with another firm on “strategic counsel with a multinational focus.” This new firm will be based in Rochester.

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