Latest Hill & Knowlton Stories

2011-08-19 09:05:00

SEATTLE, Aug. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hill & Knowlton announced today that Christiaan Brown has been promoted to general manager of the firm's Northwest operations. He will report directly to Dan Bartlett, US president and CEO. Brown will focus on expanding H&K's local business across corporate, technology and public affairs practice groups in the firm's Seattle and Spokane offices, and will lead the Northwest team in enhancing client service and strengthening business...

2011-06-29 12:30:00

NEW YORK, June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Miami Beach is one of the hottest destinations in the world. Planning to enhance Miami Beach's image as a sexy, sophisticated and fun getaway, perfect for tourists and business groups, the Miami Beach Visitor and Convention Authority (MBVCA) has selected Hill & Knowlton as agency of record following a competitive search. H&K will support the MBVCA's grant by increasing brand awareness through strategic media outreach to consumer and travel...

2011-06-18 00:01:05

PRGX Global, Inc. and OrgPR LLC Win Celebrated Public Relations Industry Award Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) June 17, 2011 PRGX Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRGX) , the world's leading provider of recovery audit services and the pioneer in Profit DiscoveryTM, together with OrgPR LLC, a public relations and research firm, won the distinguished Bronze Anvil award in the Business-to-Business Professional/Financial Services category. The Bronze Anvil is given annually by the Public Relations Society of America...

2011-06-14 09:00:00

CHICAGO, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hill & Knowlton announced the appointment of Claire A. Koeneman as Executive Vice President and US practice leader for financial communications. Claire will report directly to Dan Bartlett, US president and CEO, and will be based in the firm's Chicago office. As an established leader in the financial communications industry, Claire will lead H&K's expanding focus on C-suite and Board counsel and transaction communications, and will focus on...

2011-05-09 08:15:00

NEW YORK, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hill & Knowlton announced the appointment of Ian W. Bailey as Executive Vice President and General Manager of its New York office. He will report directly to Dan Bartlett, US president and CEO. As the head of the New York office, Ian will implement best practices for client service, business development and operations in New York, the firm's global headquarters. Most recently Ian was managing partner and co-founder of Capital C Partners, a...

2011-05-05 09:00:00

NEW YORK, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In an ongoing effort to strengthen its leadership team, Hill & Knowlton has appointed Lindsay Hutter to the newly created role of Global Head of Change and Internal Communications (C&IC). Lindsay will lead Hill & Knowlton's efforts to build an integrated global practice in this area and will also take on the role of leading H&K's internal communications. Lindsay will continue to serve in her current role as U.S. practice leader for...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.