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Posts Tagged ‘R/GA’

Firms Start Spreading the Holiday Cheer

Good Deed Dare from Salt Communications on Vimeo.

With the holidays underway, we’re starting to see PR firm holiday greetings messages. As always, some firms, like Cohn & Wolfe, are getting creative. Others are using it as an opportunity for philanthropy, like R/GA, which is making a donation to USAID to help with famine relief in Africa.

And Salt Communications will make a donation to Meals on Wheels or Leap when you take their Good Deed Dare. Do something nice for someone and let them know about it on Twitter using either the #ididaGDD or #GoodDeedDare hashtags. The clip above describes the program.

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Roll Call: True Religion, Dewey Square, R/GA, and More

Denim company True Religion Apparel has a new VP of brand strategy, marketing, and PR. Jordan Daly has joined the company, and will be managing brand positioning, campaigns, special events, and other areas of the marcomms effort on a global scale. Previously, Daly was the VP of PR in the Americas for Burberry.

Joe Eyer has been named director of The Dewey Square Group‘s new director of grassroots. Eyer has been with the firm for six years and was previously a principal in the group. The division also has two new principals. Tracey Lewis was the New Hampshire field director for Secretary of State Hillary Clinton during her 2008 presidential run and the general election director for President Obama’s New Hampshire campaign. And Jonathan Drobis, who has worked on a number of political campaigns, including President Obama’s and AG Jack Conway‘s campaign for Senate in Kentucky.

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