Holmes Report 19 Jun 2017 // 5:37AM GMT
NEW YORK — Cohn & Wolfe has appointed Olga Fleming as chief executive officer of Y&R PR. Cohn & Wolfe Group launched the subsidiary in 2013 under the leadership of Fleming, with a vision to build an agency that could deliver a seamless fusion of strategy, creativity and execution while maintaining the boutique feel. Based in New York, Fleming will continue to report to Cohn & Wolfe CEO Donna Imperato.
SHERMAN OAKS — ProVisors has appointed Matthew Toledo as chief executive officer, beginning July 31. Toledo has experience in media and publishing in the LA market, and is committed to the growing the pre-eminent business networking group for trusted advisors. Prior to this role, Toledo was publisher and CEO of the Los Angeles Business Journal, a position he took on in 1994.
NEW YORK — Weber Shandwick has named Isabel Hardy general manager of the firm's Boston office. She will lead strategic growth initiatives throughout New England, and previously served as senior vice president of business development.
SCOTTSDALE — Amendola Communications has named Brandon Glenn account director. Glenn is tasked with obtaining media coverage and producing top tier content for the agency's healthcare and health IT clients. Glenn has nearly 15 years experience in the healthcare industry as Ohio bureau chief at MedCity News, covering the business of innovation and as senior editor with Medical Economics.
ORLANDO — Full service PR and social media firm Uproar PR has hired Laura Poe as social media director as part of the executive management team. Poe is tasked with managing teams at Uproar that focus on social media, digital content creation, and search engine marketing for clients in the various verticals including technology, consumer and business products, food and beverage, healthcare, and travel. She is charged with overseeing the strategic direction of social media marketing campaigns for clients while managing her team and facilitating their growth and development.