ATLANTA—Bari Love, a veteran of the Atlanta public relations market and former managing director of the Atlanta office of Ogilvy Worldwide Public Relations, has joined Jackson Spalding. The firm, which recently doubled its space, also announced the addition of five other employees.
In her role at Ogilvy, Love led strategic counsel for The Brand Atlanta Campaign, Steifel Laboratories, Lipton, Burger King and Carolinas Healthcare. She previously was executive vice president of Fletcher Martin Ewing. Most recently, she served as interim vice president of community engagement at the United Way of Metropolitan Atlanta.
In addition, Laura Hudson Lee has joined as a media buyer for JS Creative, which provides marketing services in naming, corporate identity, graphic design, advertising creative and placement, website design and multimedia production. Lee spent several years with Fitzgerald & Company, where she was a senior media planner working on behalf of Cryovac, Quikrete and Southern Company.
Other new hires are Ashlea Caplinger, who joins Jackson Spalding after a year as a senior account manager of Alexander Gallo & Associates; Charlotte Marie DuPre, who interned with Jackson Spalding in 2003 and returns after working briefly for another Atlanta public relations firm. Megan Jentz, most recently with the communications department at the Yerkes National Primate Research Center at Emory University; and Anne Waters, who was communications coordinator for the Georgia Chamber of Commerce.