WASHINGTON, D.C.—Qorvis Communications has added nine new employees, including managing director Cassie Elliot, who joins Qorvis with more than 20 years of copywriting experience in advertising and consumer relationship marketing across multiple client categories, most recently as vice president, creative director at RTCRM, where her primary account was Abbott Laboratories. Earlier, she worked for 15 years in New York at Saatchi Healthcare, Digitas and Ogilvy.
Senior director Max Hancock joins Qorvis to provided strategic insights on interactive marketing and specializes in user experience and social media and experience in web design, development and project management for clients such as AARP, Abbott Laboratories, Dell and Microsoft. At Qorvis, he is responsible for leading the interactive vision for George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate & Gardens.
Senior Director Stefan Nagey, an expert in web strategy and Internet technology, was previously a member of the senior management team at Full Tilt Poker, where he was involved with web development, search engine optimization, online marketing and e-commerce. He will work with clients including George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate & Gardens, Daon, Mexico and ULLICO.
The firm has also added three directors: Brock Boland, Nicole Silverman and Art Swift; senior associate Kevin Douglass; and associates Rebecca McGee and David Silverstein.