NEW YORK—Paul Gallagher, most recently a producer with CBS News’ 60 Minutes, has joined Manning Selvage & Lee as senior vice president and director of media strategy. He will divide his time between the firm’s New York and Washington, D.C. offices.
In his new role, Gallagher will join a team of media specialists to provide issues management strategy and counsel to many of the firm’s top corporate, consumer and pharmaceutical clients. He will also provide support in the areas of media training, coaching and message development; executive communications; and employee training and will work closely with MS&L’s team of crisis experts, a group that includes Larry Kamer and Larry Shushan.
In his 10-year career at 60 Minutes, Gallagher produced investigative segments for senior correspondent Mike Wallace on issues including corporate scandals, bioterrorism, drug safety, military programs and genetic testing. Before joining 60 Minutes, he worked at National Public Radio where he produced segments for Morning Edition and All Things Considered.