Roll Call: PMBC Group, Telemundo Media and Karwoski & Courage PR

Los Angeles-based public relations firm PMBC Group recently announced the promotion of Lisa Inouye and Mila Salahuddin to senior manager roles. Both executives have been with PMBC as account mangers since 2012, overseeing technology, consumer, design, professional services and digital and social media accounts. (Release)

Telemundo Media announced the promotion of Eli Velazquez to senior vice president, Sports; effective immediately. Velazquez previously served as vice president, Sports, Telemundo Media since 2008. Velazquez will continue to oversee all sports programming and operations for the network, in addition to being responsible for leading the strategic initiatives related to domestic growth, integration of the department’s content beyond broadcast and helping to develop new and innovative ways to evolve the Telemundo Sports brand across multiple platforms. Velazquez will also take on new responsibilities related to planning and collaborating on major events across divisions within Telemundo Media. (Release)

Karwoski & Courage Public Relations has promoted Vanessa de Bruijn and Kristin Merchant to account supervisors. Since starting with the agency in 2010, de Bruijn has rapidly climbed the ranks from assistant account manager to account manager. As account supervisor, she will continue her work on accounts in healthcare and architectural products. Merchant’s promotion comes after one year with Karwoski & Courage, during which time she has been overseeing account work for the world’s largest retailer, a filtration industry client, and Karwoski & Courage’s sister agency, Martin Williams Advertising. (Release)