EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ—MWW Group has opened offices in Dallas, Tex., and Irvine, Cal., its 10th and 11th offices in the United States, following the opening of a San Francisco office last September. The new offices underscore the Interpublic-owned firm’s ambition to provide clients with national expertise coupled with local market understanding.
In Dallas, Eric Villines, joins the firm as vice president and will work on the recently-added Samsung telecommunications business while supporting expansion of the firm’s consumer technology, lifestyle marketing and corporate communications practices in the Southwest.
Prior to joining MWW, Villines served as manager of corporate public relations at Burson-Marstellar and earlier was manager, public relations at Jobs.com and director, public relations and promotions at TVC.
The Irvine office will join existing California operations in Los Angeles and San Francisco. In addition to supporting the firm’s Samsung ITD account, Irvine will specialize in technology and consumer lifestyle marketing. Kristine Snyder has been named senior account supervisor, joining from Epson America, Inc. where she was public relations assistant manager. Previously, she was an account executive at Riester-Robb Advertising & Public Relations.