BOSTON—Manning Selvage & Lee’s Boston office has appointed Ed Cafasso as senior vice president. In addition to providing senior-level client service, Cafasso will be closely involved with new business efforts in the New England region, where MS&L clients include Philips, Hasbro, Staples, Genzyme, BioSphere Medical, and the Lyme Disease Association.
Cafasso was most previously an senior VP at Morrissey & Company, where he co-founded and directed the annual Massachusetts Corporate Reputation Survey and delivered strategic and crisis communications counsel to CEOs and senior executives. His clients have included Covansys Corporation, Harborside Healthcare and the YMCA of Greater Boston.
He was previously director of communications for the Office of the Massachusetts Attorney General for five years, and spent a decade in journalism, including work as a reporter and city editor at The Boston Herald.