IT, Medical Clients Call on Schwartz for PR

BOSTON Independent public relations agency Schwartz Communications said it has added a quartet of accounts at its headquarters office in recent weeks.

The new clients at the Waltham, Mass., shop are: MBI, also in Waltham, a provider of real-time payment software for employee benefit programs; PatientKeeper of Boston, a provider of mobile technology for healthcare professionals; Security Innovation of Melbourne, Fla., a company that offers application security testing; and Syneron Medical of Richmond Hill, Ontario, a maker of medical devices.

The companies selected Schwartz for a mix of media and analyst relations, overall brand guidance and speaking programs, the agency said.

Combined fees were not disclosed but are likely in the mid- to high-six figures.

—Adweek staff report