NEW YORK—Porter Novelli has hired Stig Albinus, a 16-year veteran of Burson-Marsteller, as executive vice president, director of integrated client solutions. In his new role, Albinus will work directly with Julie Winskie, chief client officer, to maximize Porter Novelli’s communications architecture methodology across all client businesses with teams and team leaders. Albinus will play a significant role in big idea generation for clients, to connect program content to client business goals.
Albinus joins the agency from Burson-Marsteller, where he was most recently a managing director in the U.S. healthcare practice and where he has led individual client accounts and also had oversight for large account portfolios in both the United States and Europe. He has provided senior guidance to numerous clients including Accenture, Intel, Johnson & Johnson, The U.S. Meat Export Federation, The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, Pfizer and Quest Diagnostics.