NEW YORK—DKC Public Relations has appointed Kelly Markus vice president of production to head up the agency's new event marketing and production arm, DKC Incite.
Prior to joining DKC, Markus served as executive producer for the event marketing and production firm Markus Daly Ryan, which has worked with clients including Coca-Cola, Univision, The New York Wine & Food Festival and Anheuser Busch. That client base will join DKC, which will create and deliver brand-building events of every size and scale.
DKC Incite services will include creative and concept development; budget and production schedule management; scenic, audio, video, lighting and graphic design, fabrication, and production; on site logistics including venues, permits, and rentals; talent sourcing and programming; along with PR, social media and sponsorship integration.
Events include pop up stores, sponsor activations, concerts, festivals, outdoor and sporting events, launch parties, upfronts, runway shows, mobile tours, galas and premieres.
Kelly previously served as creative coordinator with MJM Creative Services and as an assistant producer for Oscar-winning producer Ed Saxon and producer Tim Perell of Process Media.