Amerisave Mortgage Picks Weber Shandwick

CHICAGO Interpublic Group’s Weber Shandwick has been retained by Amerisave Mortgage to provide a variety of public relations and marketing communications services.

The account will be handled by Weber Shandwick’s financial services marketing practice, based in Chicago, in partnership with the agency’s Atlanta office.

“Amerisave is a young and innovative company that has quickly established a leading presence in the mortgage arena,” Daniel J. Reid, executive vice president and general manager of Weber Shandwick’s financial services marketing, said in a statement. “We’ll focus on corporate reputation and media relations in support of business development.”

Amerisave is an online mortgage company serving homeowners and prospective buyers in 36 states via its Web site.

Billings were not disclosed.