WASHINGTON, D.C.—Public affairs and communications consultancy Kratos Global, led by former Fleishman-Hillard exec Paul Johnson has added three new senior staff members. The firm has named Drew Golub as chief financial officer and hired Jeff Morris and Scott Marticke as vice presidents, based in the firm’s Washington, D.C. and Atlanta offices respectively.
Golub most recently served as senior vice president of finance and regional director at Edelman, where he developed management reporting and financial controls for operations at the firm’s third largest office in Washington, D.C. During his tenure, he also served as corporate GSA contract administrator, oversaw acquisitions, conducted contract and lease negotiations.
Morris, who will provide strategic counsel to public affairs clients and partners, previously served as senior field director at DDC Advocacy, where he developed and supervised multi-million dollar public affairs programs for Fortune 100 companies in the defense, labor, healthcare, international tax policy, agriculture and energy sectors. Prior to that, he was Freddie Mac’s director of state outreach for Washington, D.C.
Marticke, who will focus on the company’s brand marketing client portfolio, has held senior management positions at LHS&B, Chiat Day, Young & Rubicam and Grey Global, working with clients such as Subaru, Nissan and Infiniti, Lincoln/Mercury and Toyota as well as automotive retail, aftermarket and logistics companies.