CHICAGO—Independent public relations and marketing firm HLB Communications has added two new senior consultants. Peter Duckler rejoins the firm as media strategist after four years at Ketchum, and Gayle Roman joins the financial services practice after 20 years providing marketing support and writing about financial services.
Duckler served as a vice president in the media relations department at Ketchum, where he developed media strategy and executed media programs for clients including Cardinal Health, Quaker Oats, Dreyer’s Ice Cream and Deloitte Consulting.
During the last several years, Ronan has been a finance journalist reporting on diverse financial topics as predatory lending, performance analytics and the fixed income market. Her stories have appeared in Bloomberg Wealth Manager, CNBC.com, Ticker and Registered Rep.
Also joining HLB as team assistant is Kristen Zufan.