NEW YORK—John Weckenmann, a veteran of the corporate and technology practices at Edelman Public Relations Worldwide, has joined the New York office of Ketchum as senior vice president and director in its corporate practice.
At Edelman he was general manager of corporate affairs, working on accounts including Ericsson, UPS and Kraft Foods. At B-M, he headed the IBM account.
In his new role, Weckenmann reports to Chris Atkins, director of the global corporate practice, and will handle accounts including Pitney Bowes, FedEx, Delta, Dow Chemical, and the New York Stock Exchange.
In addition, Amy Losak is joining Ketchum as vice president and healthcare media director. Before joining Ketchum, Amy was a vice president at Makovsky & Company, where clients included Celgene, Cancer Treatment Centers of America. Previously, she served as a media relations manager for Porter Novelli’s healthcare practice.