Franco, a Detroit-based full-service public relations agency, has added Ed Garsten as an integrated media consultant. The media and PR veteran will advise on Franco’s integrated communication strategies, support media training and crisis work, and provide strategic direction on multimedia projects.
Detroit’s Dickinson Wright PLLC has announced that attorney Elissa Noujaim Pinto has joined the firm’s Troy office as of counsel.
New York’s Tiger 21 today announced the launch of its inaugural Detroit group, which will be led by Ian Burnstein. The investment group is a peer membership organization for high-net-worth wealth creators.
The Detroit Medical Center’s Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan (RIM) has announced the appointment of Bridget Leonard as chief nursing officer.
Dykema’s Bloomfield Hills office has announced the addition of Brian R. Balow as senior counsel to its corporate finance practice group.
The Michigan Republican Party has retained Derek Dickow as deputy finance director. Dickow is founder of Birmingham-based Steward Media, a public relations and political relations firm.
Detroit’s Health Alliance Plan (HAP) announced that Margaret Anderson will serve as senior vice president, chief sales and marketing officer. In this position, she will be responsible for HAP’s strategic planning function, sales and service for all products, and overseeing the teams responsible for the company’s digital strategy, product development, advertising, public relations, marketing communications, community outreach, worksite wellness, and market intelligence.
Cranbrook Educational Community in Bloomfield Hills has appointed Lee Brayton Ghesquiere, Christopher Ilitch, Nancy Tellem, and Deborah Wahl as new trustees. The board consists of representatives from the Cranbrook Academy of Art, Cranbrook Schools, Cranbrook Institute of Science, and the Cranbrook Educational Community at-large.
Franco in Detroit has added Lexi Trimpe as a digital account executive and Randy Pilon as an account executive. Franco is Detroit’s longest-standing full-service public relations, marketing, and social media firm.
Ascension Michigan has announced that Joseph Cacchione has been appointed as CEO. He will also serve as senior vice president of Ascension Healthcare.
Dickinson Wright PLLC has announced that attorney Adam D. Grant has joined the firm's Detroit office.
Southfield-based Farbman Group announced that the full-service real estate firm has hired David Baratta as vice president, with a dual role in property management and development.