NEW YORK—Weber Shandwick has hired Adam Keats as vice president in its web relations group, which specializes in integrated interactive and new media PR and marketing campaigns. Keats will be based in Chicago, where he will provide interactive counsel and support for a variety of consumer, healthcare, corporate and financial services clients. Keats previously was a vice president with Edelman’s interactive services practice in Chicago.
The agency also has added four new members to its interactive team in Minneapolis. Sarah Stilp has joined as a senior project manager, after working in a similar position for Colle + McVoy. Peter Abeln and Erik Mattheis have joined the agency’s web development team. And Andrew Krupicka has accepted a position with the agency’s interactive design team.