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Roll Call: Edelman, MSLGROUP, DKC, and More

Edelman has announced two new hires: Brad Mays has joined Edelman’s Austin office as a senior vice president in the digital practice, and Tim Hayden has joined the company in Chicago as senior vice president of mobile strategy. Together, Mays and Hayden will be responsible for strengthening the agency’s digital and mobile expertise and establishing a new Southwestern hub for the Edelman brand. (Release)

Joel Curran, MSLGROUP North America’s managing director of Midwest operations, has been appointed managing director of MSL New York, the largest office in the MSLGROUP global network. Curran will manage nearly 200 staff members and assume responsibility for some of MSLGROUP’s most important client relationships. He previously worked at The Walt Disney Company, where he spent ten years in several business units. (PR Newswire)

DKC Public Relations, Marketing & Government Affairs has named Sebastian Moreira director of digital content. In this role, he will lead the agency’s online video production services and enhance the capabilities of its robust digital division, DKC Connect. Moreira previously served as senior producer for Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S., where he developed all video content for ELLE.com, WomansDay.com and ELLEDecor.com. (heraldonline)

Matt Rosenberg has been named VP of marketing at Taykey. He had been VP of solutions at SAY Media. (MB)

Sean Besser has been named EVP of business development, partnerships and strategy at GetGlue. He had been VP, Business Development, Corporate Development & Strategy at Rovi Corporation. (mb)

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Roll Call: 360PR, B-M, Edelman, and More

Sarah Tyre

360 Public Relations, which is celebrating a decade in business, has opened 360 Public Relations New York. The new office will be led by Rob Bratskeir, who has been named EVP and GM. He will also serve as creative director in this office and in the firm’s Boston HQ. Bratskeir was previously a New York-based EVP of Bratskeir & Company. 360PR has four practice areas: Entertainment & Electronics, Healthy Living, @ Home, Parenting, and 360 Social.

Burson-Marsteller has named Sarah Tyre MD of the Issues & Crisis Group. She’ll be based in New York reporting to Karen Doyne, MD and head of the group. Most recently, Tyre was SVP and MD of the Issues & Crisis Management group at Ketchum working with clients including Bridgestone/Firestone, ConAgra Foods, and IBM. She was with the firm for 15 years.

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