Weber Shandwick Announces Three New Execs

By Tonya Garcia Comment

Josh Rose has joined Weber Shandwick as chief creative officer for multi-platform campaigns, a role that will focus on expanding the firm’s digital services and providing counsel to clients. Rose joins after spending a decade at Deutsch Los Angeles, and with 17 years of experience in working online to develop brands, their content, communities.

Rose will be based in L.A. reporting to vice chair Gail Heimann.

Also today, the firm announced two promotions: Josh Gilbert is now EVP of strategy and Alan Kercinik has been named EVP director of engagement for North America. Gilbert will be based in New York working across practice areas and helping clients to develop ideas and strategies to build reputation and accomplish other goals. Kercinik is based in Chicago, leading, developing, and launching campaigns.