JSH&A Public Relations welcomes Andria Rosell as a senior account supervisor. Rosell is responsible for developing and executing strategic public relations programs on behalf of The Hershey Company and ConAgra Foods. She is also overseeing the agency’s rebranding initiatives and providing new business support. Prior to joining JSH&A, Rosell was head of North American public relations and social media for The Pampered Chef, responsible for establishing and implementing product launch and charitable giving programs. (Release)
Vox Media named Marty Moe chief operating officer and group publisher and Joe Purzycki VP of national sales. Moe had previously been Vox’s chief content officer and was publisher of The Verge and Polygon, which he also co-founded. Purzycki was senior director of East Coast sales and managed account relationships with clients such as MSFT, P&G, BMW, Comcast, Unilever and others. (FishBowlDC)
At Olson, John Partilla has succeeded Kevin DiLorenzo as CEO. Partilla joins Olson from Dentsu Network West (which includes McGarryBowen, Firstborn and 360i), where he spent the last two years as chief operating officer of the Americas, Europe and Australia. Prior to his time at Dentsu, Partilla held senior-level posts at Time Warner and Clear Channel, and spent nearly two decades at Y&R, where he founded and served as CEO of its BrandBuzz unit. (AgencySpy)
Hill+Knowlton Strategies announced that Tim Luckett has been appointed co-chair of the global crisis communications and risk management practice.
Luckett has served as head of crisis for EMEA based in London, and has more than 20 years media and PR experience handling high profile crises across a range of sectors. Luckett joins Chris Gidez as co-chair of the global practice. With Gidez, Luckett will provide counsel and support to companies and organizations across the globe as they prepare for, manage and recover from reputation-threatening situations. Luckett has extensive expertise in product recall, litigation support and sports media training and also advises extensively at C-suite level. In his new role, he will be serving crisis clients across all regions. (Release)