June 7, 2010

The Burson-Marsteller Blog

Veteran Political Journalist John Mercurio Joins Burson-Marsteller

Posted By Burson-Marsteller

We are thrilled that veteran Washington, DC journalist John Mercurio has joined The Burson-Marsteller U.S. Media Practice. John has been covering the Washington political scene for nearly two decades. He was most recently the Executive Editor of The National Journal’s Hotline, Washington’s premier daily online source on American politics. At the Hotline he write the “Politiscope” column. The press release announcing John is here. He will report to EVP Worldwide Josh Gottheimer who said,

Our Media department is already home to a bevy of former top-tier journalists — some of the best professionals in the business. John’s political expertise and judgment will add even more depth to our newsroom.”