Barnhart has added Matt Ward as creative director, leading the agency’s creative team. In his previous roles, Matt has worked with clients such as Frontier Airlines, Kraft Foods, Intel, Hewlett-Packard, CenturyLink, Vail Resorts and Banner Health.
Denver PR Jobs
Among those hiring this week are Beaver Creek Resort, CAMPUSPEAK, Colorado College, Colorado Department of Human Services (CDHS), Colorado Hospital Association, Colorado State University, DMI, HomeAdvisor.com, INK Public Relations, Linhart Public Relations (internship), Matter Communications, New Era Colorado Foundation, Pinnacol Assurance, Poudre School District, Professional Bull Riders, Prologis, Pueblo Community College, USA Swimming, and USA Wrestling.
Also, Clement | Peterson, located in the Highlands, is looking for someone who has 2 to 5 years experience with some PR agency experience.
Deborah Sherman Named FBI PIO
Former 9News investigative reporter Deborah Sherman has been named the new Public Information Officer for the FBI’s Denver Division covering Colorado and Wyoming. Sherman, who founded the public relations consulting firm Media Zone shortly after leaving 9News, has served as spokeswoman for the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office in the past.
Red Energy Inks New Clients, Adds and Promotes Employees
Red Energy has signed or renewed a number of clients, including Dr. John Mehall, Cardiac & Thoracic Surgery Associates, Dr. Reagan Anderson, the Colorado Dermatology Institute, Cowboy Star Fine Dining, Colorado Mountain Brewery and Mitch Yellen (Owner of Altitude Hospitality Group, Garden of the Gods Gourmet, The Pinery at the Hill, Taste at the Fine Arts Center, PEI Wealth Management, and the farm-inspired open kitchen Till.
Red Energy also added Ellie Rodriguez as executive assistant and Elena Daly as event coordinator, and promoted Cortney Quintero to integrated media manager and Sophie Shafter to senior content strategist.
Bawmann Group Adds Account Manager
The Bawmann Group (TBG) has added Alyssa Strazza as an account manager. Strazza joins TBG from Brand Iron, where she developed brand strategies, drove creative processes and managed client communications for companies across several industry verticals, including Colorado Center and the Denver Athletic Club.
Vladimir Jones Hires Jim Dissett
Vladimir Jones hired Jim Dissett as its new director of brand communications. Dissett most recently was general manager and director of public relations at RIESTER’s Salt Lake City office, and he also has served in senior-level positions at GroundFloor Media, Vanguard Communications and Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide.
“Jim is like the Jeff Bridges of the brand comm world. He’s had a long career – doing really great work just slightly under the radar, often playing that pivotal role that brings the big picture together,” said Joe Hodas, executive vice president brand communications at the agency.