Morrissey Bolsters Management Team

BOSTON James McManus has joined public relations agency Morrissey & Co. as a vice president.

His addition “enriches our offering to life sciences clients,” said Peter Morrissey, president and CEO of the independent shop in Boston, in a statement. McManus had previously held senior posts at Interpublic Group’s Weber Shandwick in Cambridge, Mass., where he helped coordinate programs for clients in North America, Europe and Asia. He also served as president of Boston Strategies, a public affairs and government relations shop.

Agency clients include Biogen, Boston Private Bank and Covansys.

—Adweek staff report