Publicis Consultants PR, a division of MS&LGroup, has hired Mike Durand as senior vice president and account director. Durand will oversee the firm’s work with Nestle.
He has worked for T-Mobile USA and Microsoft, prior to which he was in-house communications for Charles Schwab & Co. and Levi Strauss & Co. He has also held positions at Fleishman-Hillard, Ketchum and Ogilvy & Mather.
Durand earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Communications from Cornell University.