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Karen Massin Becomes CEO of Burson-Marsteller Brussels

September 3, 2014

David Earnshaw becomes President & Senior Advisor BRUSSELS, 3 September 2014 –Burson-Marsteller, a leading global public relations and communications firm, today announced that Karen Massin has been named CEO of Burson-Marsteller Brussels, effective 3 September. Karen succeeds David Earnshaw, who will become President and Senior Advisor to Burson-Marsteller Brussels. Karen Massin joined Burson-Marsteller fourteen years ...

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ASDA’A Burson-Marsteller Named PR Agency of the Year in the Middle East and Africa, Collects a Record Ten International Business Awards

August 21, 2014

Scoops gold PR Campaign of the Year – Public Service and gold PR Campaign of the Year – Events & Observances for Arab Youth Survey and Vogue Fashion Dubai Experience 2013 Wins five silver and two bronze Stevies Dubai, UAE; August 21, 2014 – ASDA’A Burson-Marsteller, the region’s leading public relations consultancy, has won ten ...

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Burson-Marsteller China Appoints Executive Vice President

August 13, 2014

Agency has appointed business veteran Dr. Chang’an Tien as Executive Vice President of Government Affairs BEIJING, August 13, 2014 – Burson-Marsteller, a leading global public relations and communications firm, today announced the appointment of Dr. Chang’an Tien as Executive Vice President of Burson-Marsteller China, Government Affairs. Tien will report to Daisy King, President of Burson-Marsteller ...

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Burson-Marsteller’s Jessica Smith Named to PRWeek’s 2014 “40 Under 40” List

August 1, 2014

NEW YORK, August 1, 2014 – Burson-Marsteller, a leading global public relations and communications firm, announced today that Jessica Smith, Managing Director, U.S. Public Affairs and Crisis Practice, has been named to PRWeek’s annual “40 Under 40” list. The list profiles the young professionals whose innovative thinking and foresight are powering the future of the ...

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Burson-Marsteller Names Michael Law U.S. CEO

July 28, 2014

NEW YORK, July 28, 2014 – Burson-Marsteller, a leading global public relations and communications firm, today announced that Michael Law has been named U.S. CEO, effective Sept. 1. Law will succeed Dave DenHerder, who became U.S. CEO in 2012 and previously served as the CEO of Burson-Marsteller’s grassroots division Direct Impact. DenHerder will continue to ...

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Genesis Burson-Marsteller Honoured With Two Gold SABRE Awards and One Certificate of Excellence at 2014 SABRE Awards South Asia

July 25, 2014

New Delhi, July 25, 2014 – Genesis Burson-Marsteller, a leading public relations and public affairs consultancy that delivers integrated communications services to some of the best global and Indian companies, today announced that it has won two Gold SABRE Awards and one Certificate of Excellence at the 2014 SABRE Awards South Asia. Genesis Burson-Marsteller’s wins include: ...

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Burson-Marsteller Announces New Leadership in Singapore

July 22, 2014

Allison Lim Assumes Role of Singapore Market Leader SINGAPORE, JULY 22, 2014 – Burson-Marsteller, a leading global public relations and communications firm, announced today that Allison Lim, Regional Managing Director, Public Affairs and Government Communications, has assumed the role of Singapore Market Leader, effective immediately. Lim will continue in her function as a senior member ...

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Obama White House Broadcast Media Director Dag Vega to Join Burson-Marsteller as Managing Director

July 21, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C., July 21, 2014 – Burson-Marsteller, a leading global public relations and communications firm, today announced that the White House Director of Broadcast Media Dag Vega will join the firm as Managing Director, effective August 4. Vega will provide senior strategic communications counsel and media advice to the agency’s clients across practices and will ...

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Patrick Ford Honored with 2014 Milestones in Mentoring Legacy Award

July 11, 2014

NEW YORK, July 11, 2014 – Burson-Marsteller, a leading global public relations and communications firm, is pleased to announce that Patrick Ford will be honored with the 2014 Milestones in Mentoring Legacy Award from The Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations at The University of Alabama. Ford currently serves as Burson-Marsteller’s Worldwide Vice Chair, ...

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Burson-Marsteller Named Special Olympics International’s Agency of Record

July 1, 2014

Firm’s Fan Experience Specialty to Lead Pro-Bono Assignment NEW YORK, July 1, 2014 – Burson-Marsteller, a leading global public relations and communications firm, today announced that it has been named agency of record for Special Olympics International. This pro-bono engagement will be led by the firm’s sports marketing specialty group, The Fan Experience. The Burson-Marsteller ...

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