DALLAS—Corporate and financial communications specialist Brunswick Group has opened a new office in Dallas, Texas. The Dallas/Fort Worth office is Brunswick's fourth in the U.S. and its 17th globally and will be led by managing partner Jim Wilkinson and Brunswick's newest partner, former Enron communications chief Mark Palmer.
Wilkinson has extensive experience at Brunswick in international corporate and financial communications, litigation communications and crisis management. Prior to Brunswick, he served in many key international roles, including serving as Chief of Staff for the U.S. Treasury Department for Secretary Henry Paulson. At Treasury he served as Paulson's senior strategist and counselor, and worked on matters of finance and crisis management.
Palmer brings more than 25 years of experience in corporate communications, crisis management, litigation communications and financial transactions. He was most recently vice president, corporate communications and organizational effectiveness at Sysco Corporation, based in Houston. Earlier he served as managing director and media relations practice group leader in the Houston office of Public Strategies and head of communications at Enron.