CHICAGO—MWW Group has added Mary Ortega as vice president in the company’s Chicago office. Ortega joins MWW Group with more than 20 years of experience managing global public relations and media relations campaigns for some of the world’s leading brands including Coca-Cola, Motorola, Sony Electronics, Chrysler, Harley Davidson, Microsoft and United Airlines and was personal publicist for the late Walter Payton.
She is the firm’s second senior appointment in the Midwest in recent months, following the addition of Tina-Marie Adams as senior vice president and Midwest general manager.
Prior to joining MWW Group, Ortega spent 16 years working as a communications consultant for various Fortune 500 companies. Previously, she was media relations specialist at L.C. Williams & Associates and an account supervisor at S&S Public Relations.