MINNEAPOLIS—Olson has hired seasoned public relations executive Steve Peckham as enior vice president and director of holistic services. In his new role, Peckham oversees Olson’s public relations, account management and interactive disciplines, and helps provide senior leadership for some of the agency’s largest clients. He also is responsible for enhancing the agency’s social engagement offerings.
Prior to joining Olson, Peckham spent four years at Edelman Chicago, where he was senior vice president and account group director for clients including Unilever, Darden Restaurants, Scotts Miracle-Gro and Leo Burnett Worldwide. He also served as interim U.S. PR director and agency spokesperson at client Leo Burnett.
He has also worked for SC Johnson, Weber Shandwick, Bozell Kamstra and Colle+McVoy.