Barnhart has added Christine Cowan as a new group account director and Hannah Morris as public relations and social media account executive.
Cowan joins Barnhart McCann Erickson in Birmingham, Mich., where she led the award-winning “Pure Michigan” tourism campaign. In her new role, she will manage and grow existing client relationships and help deliver client objectives.
And Morris will provide communications support to new and existing clients including the Denver Preschool Program and the Town of Parker. Prior to joining Barnhart, she was the marketing & communications coordinator for Project Angel Heart.
Barnhart has added the Denver Preschool Program (DPP) as a client, and it is working on a variety of integrated marketing initiatives for DPP, including communications strategy and planning, content development, media relations, crisis communications, and media planning and buying.
Barnhart Communications has added four new clients: LBA Realty, Touch The Top, The Town of Breckenridge’s Cultural Arts Division and The Denver Hospice.
Barnhart Communications has added three new staff members: Phil Metz as Director of Digital Services/Account Director, Adam Nelson as Art Director, and Lynda Pfaff as Media Director.
Barnhart Communications has hired Kim Barker as account supervisor and Kathie Gonzalez as public relations director. Barker joins Barnhart from The Integer Group, where she was most recently an account executive working on major brands in the consumer packaged goods industry. And Gonzalez previously was director of corporate communications for DISH Network, where she led consumer and trade media relations, social media, crisis communications, internal communications and broadcast production.
Barnhart also promoted Darren Brickel to associate creative director. He joined Barnhart in 2007 as senior art director.
GroundFloor Media has been brought in by Barnhart to conduct a social media program for its client, the Wyoming Department of Travel & Tourism. The GroundFloor Social Media team (GFsM) will conduct a Digital Snapshot™, a customized social media audit, and develop a strategic social media plan for the Wyoming Department of Travel & Tourism.