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Diana Littman named CEO of MSL US

Publicis Groupe announced that Diana Littman has been named CEO of MSL US, reporting directly to Arthur Sadoun, Chairman and CEO of Publicis Groupe. Littman joins from Marina Maher Communications where she worked for the past decade, most recently as Chief Integration Officer. Prior to that she was with Cohn & Wolfe. “Building brand influence that

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Gábor Jelinek named Executive Director of Public Relations Global Network

Gábor Jelinek has been appointed the first Executive Director of the Public Relations Global Network (PRGN). In the newly created role, Jelinek will “oversee all aspects of the organization, ensuring that strategic objectives are effectively met while developing new sales initiatives, enhancing partnerships and creating fresh marketing opportunities for PRGN’s participating firms, staff and clients.”

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Diane Briskin named President of EVINS Communications

Diane Briskin has been named President of EVINS Communications. She will report to Chairman Mathew Evins and CEO Louise Evins. According to the firm’s announcement, Briskin will “oversee the day-to-day operations and lead the agency’s future business development and growth, as well as provide strategic direction for the entire agency.” For the past 16 years, Briskin has served as

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David Fischer joins IBEX as Partner

David Fischer has joined IBEX Partners, a Washington, DC public affairs firm, as Partner, Legal & Regulatory Affairs. Previously, Fischer was a Senior Director in the Chemical Products and Technology Division of the American Chemistry Council. “I am excited to join IBEX Partners and apply my diverse skills and experiences to the firm’s growing client roster,”

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Blue Engine acquires JDA Frontline

In a bipartisan merger of public affairs firms, Blue Engine Message & Media has acquired JDA Frontline. The two firms have previously shared clients and will come together officially on January 1 with a combined team of 25. In announcing the deal, the companies touted the benefits of bringing together firms with Democratic and Republican

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BCW hires Michael Ann Thomas as EVP, Global Technology Solutions

Michael Ann Thomas will join BCW as Executive Vice President for Global Technology Solutions. She departs APCO Worldwide where she had been Global Practice Chair for the past two years. In her new role, Thomas will have responsibility for client teams as well as developing new services and solutions. BCW CEO Donna Imperato praised Thomas

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