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Posts Tagged ‘WISE Public Relations’

WISE PR Throws a Great Holiday Party

And we have photographic proof, too! Manhattan/San Francisco-based WISE Public Relations was kind enough to invite us to their staff Christmas party last week, and they had a very professional photographer on hand to document the festivities at PUBLIC in NoLita.

Here’s Founder/President Harrison Wise with the excellent account exec Amanda Scaccianoce and West Coast managing director/VP of media relations John McCartney, fresh off his move to sunny San Fran (and yes, we had the Moscow Mule).

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Roll Call: Cone Communications, VEVO and WISE Public Relations

Cone Communications announced that Bill Fleishman, president of the agency, has also assumed the role of chief executive officer, succeeding Jens Bang, who will now serve as chairman. Fleishman joined Cone Communications in 2000, and was named president in 2010. As president, Fleishman has been responsible for day-to-day operations in addition to leading the agency’s brand communications discipline into year-over-year growth.  In this role, he has led key strategic initiatives including opening the New York office, launching social media, creative, and entertainment marketing specialties and introducing a suite of new products and services while managing key agency accounts.  He will report to Dale Adams, president and CEO of Diversified Agency Services (DAS) group of Omnicom, the parent company of Cone Communications. (Release)

VEVO has named Jonathan Carson to the newly-created position of chief revenue officer. He will be based in the company’s New York City headquarters. Effective immediately, Carson will oversee VEVO’s global premium sales force and network of sales partners including all advertising sales and integrated sponsorships. Carson joins VEVO after six years with The Nielsen Company, where he helped spearhead the company’s digital transformation. Most recently CEO, Digital, Carson led Nielsen’s digital and mobile strategy and operations across more than 70 countries. (Release)

John McCartney has been named managing director, West Coast, and VP of media relations at WISE Public Relations.  He is a results-driven marketing communications executive with more than 13 years of experience leading social media and traditional PR campaigns for a wide array of B2C and B2B technology brands. (MB/WISE PR)

Roll Call: WISE Public Relations, Ruder Finn, Resolute Consulting, PepsiCo

NYC-based WISE Public Relations appointed John McCartney to the newly created role of director of media relations. McCartney will be responsible for leading the media relations programs and providing strategic communications counsel to clients. Prior to WISE Public Relations, John served as US Account Director, Earned Media at Splendid Communications Group. (Revolving Door)

Dushka Zapata joined Ruder Finn to head the agency’s west coast operations. Dushka will become the agency’s Managing Director, Ruder Finn San Francisco, a newly created position. She was most recently Executive Vice President and Head of the San Francisco office for Ogilvy & Mather, where she oversaw the agency’s full offering in San Francisco. (Release)

Resolute Consulting hired John Cohen as executive vice president of its national security strategy and communications practice in Washington, D. C.. Cohen was formerly principal deputy coordinator for counterterrorism at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. In his new role, John will work with Resolute Consulting clients to assess the public environment surrounding complex issues and develop strategic communications and outreach strategies to help solve them.  He will leverage his extensive experience working with the news media and preparing and implementing crisis communications plans for public and private sector entities. (Release)

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