WASHINGTON, D.C.—Charles Sewell has joined Hill & Knowlton as senior vice president and director of the firm’s Washington, D.C., public affairs practice. He was recently with the Textile Rental Services Association where he served as vice president of government affairs.
Sewell is responsible for driving growth and providing strategic counsel to H&K's public affairs clients, addressing the complex communications and public policy needs of client organizations across a range of industry sectors.
Sewell previously served as senior vice president of government affairs at the National Community Pharmacists Association, co-president of the Coalition for Community Pharmacy Action and board member of the Institute for the Advancement of Community Pharmacy. He also co-founded American Communications Group, a public relations firm where he served as president.
Hill & Knowlton recently named Thomas Tindemans as managing director of EU public affairs, based in the firm’s Brussels office.