KPMG, the tax, audit, and consulting firm, has hired Seth Oster as chief communications officer, responsible for all corporate communications, both internal and external. Oster was most recently a member of the Obama administration, serving as a senior appointee at the Environmental Protection Agency. He was the agency’s most senior comms and public affairs official. He also previously served at the VP of global comms at the Motion Picture Association of America.
Global B2B firm Mulberry Marketing Communications has appointed Kim Syrios global marketing manager, responsible for driving awareness of the firm and its offerings. She will be based out of the Chicago office. Syrios joined the firm in 2007. Prior to that, she worked for Airfoil PR in Detroit.