Edelman Staffs Up

Edelman has added four new employees. Kenna Simmons has joined the Atlanta shop as senior account supervisor. She will work on the Astra Zeneca and Alliance for Health & the Future accounts. Prior to joining the agency, Simmons was the managing editor of Georgia Trend magazine, also in Atlanta. Kaci Kuhnhoff has been named account executive. She comes to Edelman from Conde Nast Publications in New York, where she held a similar position. Kristen Stone, account executive, previously worked at Hayslett Sorrell in Atlanta as a public and community relations manager. Laura French has been hired as an assistant account executive. She will work on accounts such as Sparkle paper towels and Florida Crystals. French was most recently a marketing intern at Lenox Square Mall in Atlanta.