ST. GALLEN—Freicom, one of the top five independent public relations firms in Switzerland, has joined IPREX, the worldwide corporation of independent public relations firms, as a partner. The addition further strengthens the organization’s EMEA region, which now includes 23 offices in 19 countries.
Freicom includes four integrated practices: public relations; marketing and advertising; event management; and project management and has offices in St Gallen, Zurich, Chur and Balgach. It employs 40 full-time staff and a client list that includes Arosa Kulm Hotel, OC Oerlikon, the University of St. Gallen, economiesuisse, NanoEurope fair and conference and Raiffeisen Bank.
According to Marc Reinhardt, head of public relations at freicom: “Increasing globalization demands a connection to international markets.”