3 PR Independents Score New Business

BOSTON Regan Communications, Topaz Partners and Your PR Department have all added new business in recent weeks.

The Smith & Wollensky Restaurant Group has hired Regan here to publicize the chain’s Boston launch in the fall. Smith & Wollensky will be located in the city’s historic armory “castle” at the corner of Columbus Ave. and Arlington St., near the Boston Common. The space will seat 425 diners.

Topaz in Malden, Mass., has added San Jose, Calif.-based CAD/CAM software company ImpactXoft to its roster. The shop will promote the company’s IX XpeeD V5 Simultaneous Product Development package to both the technology trade media and analysts.

Finally, Reno, Nev.-based Empower U, a leadership and communications training company, hired Your PR Department in Farmington, Conn. The shop will back the client’s “Leadership in Motion” programs.

—Adweek staff report