First on PRNewser: PRNewser received a tip that PRWeek 2009 Midsize Agency of the Year Coyne PR is considering a West Coast expansion and currently recruiting talent. Reached for comment, Wayne Catan, Vice President/Media Specialist confirmed that the agency is “absolutely looking for leadership on the West Coast.”
“We need someone with the right chemistry who fits the Coyne profile,” he said, adding that the agency is specifically looking at the Los Angeles area. Catan said the time frame for expansion would likely be in 2010 or 2011 and that it is a “natural expansion as we’ve experienced double digit growth even in a down economy and we’re going to keep going forward.”
Coyne PR clients include The Walt Disney Company, The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company, Medco Health Solutions, Inc., Mary Kay, The Campbell Soup Company, Kraft Foods, General Mills, and Hard Rock International.