SAN FRANCISCO—Horn Group has made strategic additions to the senior staff in its San Francisco, Boston and New York offices. The appointments include Dee Anna McPherson, principal, and Katie Huang Shin, managing director, both in San Francisco; Glen Hartman, managing director in Boston; and Michelle Cox, director in New York.
Dee Anna McPherson, principal in Horn Group’s San Francisco office, joined in June. She has 14 years of experience in technology public relations, most recently as senior vice president at Alexander Ogilvy Public Relations where she was head of the California technology practice and led accounts including Sun Microsystems. Previously, she was director of worldwide public relations at PeopleSoft.
Katie Huang Shin joined Horn Group in January and was promoted to managing director of the San Francisco office in May. Previously, she served as account director at Applied Communications where clients included Oracle, HP, BEA Systems, SeeBeyond and Informatica.
Glen Hartman joined Horn Group in July as managing director in Boston. Prior to Horn Group, he was COO of KSciences, a full-service IT research, consulting, and system integration firm.
Michelle Cox returns to Horn Group as a director in the New York office, responsible for leading that office in client service, business development and operations. She spent two years at Horn Group’s San Francisco office and most recently was a vice president at Edelman in Los Angeles, where her clients included CinemaNow, Gemplus, Motion Picture Association of America and Warner Home Video.