New York, NY, September 17, 2003 — Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide/Atlanta today announced that Frank Singleton has joined the Atlanta office as a senior vice president. Singleton is an award winning public relations professional and brings more than 25 years of experience in public relations, media relations, marketing and journalism.
“We are thrilled to have Frank join our Atlanta team,” said Bari Love, managing director, Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide Atlanta office. “Frank’s extensive experience in the consumer, manufacturing and travel/tourism industries will help expand our client base in these areas.”
As senior vice president, Singleton will be working on clients including Wayne Farms LLC, SITA and SPI Dynamics.
Singleton joins Ogilvy Public Relations from Fluid Media, an Atlanta-based public relations and marketing communications firm, where he was a principal. Prior to Fluid Media, he served as vice president with major west coast firms Evans Group (now Publicis) and Bradley/Reid Communications representing clients including Holland America, Alaska Airlines, Alyeska Pipeline, Alaska State Division of Tourism, UNOCAL, Princess Cruises, and AT&T.
Singleton has received over 30 awards from the Public Relations Society of America, including Silver Anvil citation. He has also received awards from the American Advertising Federation, Telly Awards, and creative awards from the New York and Montreal Film Festivals. Singleton has earned the distinction of being an American Petroleum Institute Certified crisis communications manager and trainer.
Singleton began his career as a media relations specialist with the U.S. Air Force/Air National Guard. He attended the Department of Defense Print Journalism, Newspaper Editors and Public Affairs Schools. Singleton is also a former daily newspaper columnist and nationally-published freelance magazine writer.
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Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide is a global marketing communications firm, with offices in more than 60 cities around the world. Entering its 24th year providing public relations solutions, Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide has specialties in consumer marketing, corporate (B2B), health & medical, social marketing, technology, public affairs, government relations and entertainment. Through its subsidiary Feinstein Kean Healthcare, Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide provides communication consulting to biotechnology companies. The Holmes Report has named Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide 2003 International Agency of the Year; marking the fourth consecutive year the firm has been awarded “Agency of the Year.” Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide is part of the WPP Group, the world’s largest marketing communications company (NASDAQ: WPPGY, www.wpp.com). For more information, visit our Web site at www.ogilvypr.com.