CerconeBrownCurtis Expands Staff

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BOSTON (Oct. 6, 2008) — CerconeBrownCurtis, a Boston-based advertising and public relations firm, today announced the addition of several members to its team. The new hires will provide essential support to the firms growing roster of clients, including GMAC Insurance, Hasbro, Inc., and Olivia’s Organics.

“In 2008, we’ve experienced more than 25-percent growth,” said CBC Partner Erika Brown. “Much of this comes from clients that want to add non-traditional communications and social media outreach to their marketing mix. It was imperative that we bring on people with the right skills to help.”

Recent new team members include:

  • Libba Cox, assistant account executive: Growing up on an organic farm has prepared this Colby graduate well for work in CBC’s Consumer Social Responsibility group.  Libba will be working on Nalgene’s “Refill Not Landfill” campaign, as well as Sabertec’s auto emissions control technology.
  • Melissa Kenyon, assistant account executive: Melissa joins as part of the Brand Activation Team, servicing Olivia’s Organics and new business development.
  • Meghan Gargan, assistant account executive:  A recent graduate of Northeastern University’s School of Journalism, Meghan is a published reporter, with her work appearing in The Boston Globe, The News-Observer (Raleigh, NC), among others.
  • Katie Stiffer, account executive: A former world-class ski racer, Katie brings to CBC an understanding of culture-driven marketing.  She supports campaigns for GMAC Insurance, including its annual GMAC Insurance National Drivers Test, as well as the grassroots driven Gardens of Goodness effort on behalf of Olivia’s Organics.

About CerconeBrownCurtis?

Founded in 2001, CerconeBrownCurtis provides a variety of services to companies from all walks of life. The company has worked with leading brands that include adidas, Hasbro Inc., GMAC Insurance, Nantucket Nectars, Orvis, Cognos, Sperry Top-Sider, K2, The Timberland Company, Vibram and ZOOTS. For more information, visit www.cerconebrown.com.