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Posts Tagged ‘Tom Jones’

Roll Call: MWW, NATIONAL, and Burson-Marsteller

Steve Mnich has joined MWW Group as director of the San Francisco office. Besides client and new business work, Mnich will lead the startup division of the company, MWW Ventures. He was previously the MD at SS|PR, launching and leading the firm’s West coast office.

Tom Jones (not him)  has been promoted to SVP at Makovsky Health. He joined the firm in January 2011. Since joining, the practice has experienced 24 percent growth. Prior to that, he was the executive director of communications at Novartis.

Desiree Peterkin-Bell, director of comms and strategic communications for Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter, is joining the Obama for America as senior advisor for communications in Pennsylvania. Before working with Mayor Nutter, Peterkin-Bell was the director of comms for Newark Mayor Cory Booker. [via]

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Roll Call: Hirsch Joins Ogilvy, Makovsky and WE Add Healthcare Execs

Ogilvy's Peter Hirsch

Peter Hirsch has joined Ogilvy PR as EVP, director of reputation risk. He will be responsible for building on the firm’s presence in the corporate reputation, crisis management, executive visibility and thought leadership areas. Prior to joining Ogilvy, he was principal at Peter Hirsch Strategies with clients like Johnson & Johnson. He has also served as Porter Novelli’s global corporate affairs leader.

Tom Jones has joined Makovsky + Company as group VP of the firm’s health practice reporting to practice EVP Gil Bashe. Jones will lead a number of the firm’s new assignments and client work in digital health communications. Previously, Jones had his own consulting business and has served as executive director of comms at Novartis.

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