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Wednesday, March 09, 2011

Hill has has joined Maccabee Group Public Relations at Director

Jean Hill, the former Vice President, Director of Client Services for Karwoski & Courage Public Relations, has joined Maccabee Group Public Relations as its new Account Supervisor.

Hill, who guided PR campaigns for 3M Healthcare and 3M Consumer Products, Pillsbury Company, Caribou Coffee, Marvin Windows & Doors, GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare, and American Crystal Sugar during her 15 years at Karwoski & Courage, also brings to Maccabee Group clients her experience as business development manager for the law firm Leonard Street & Deinard. She is a four-time recipient of the Public Relations Society of America’s “Classics Award” and a six-time recipient of “Creativity in Public Relations” awards. Hill will provide clients with agency-wide strategic counsel for Maccabee Group’s media relations, social media marketing and corporate communications programs.

At the same time Abra Williams, formerly a public relations intern with Barcelona Deluxe magazine in Barcelona, Spain, has joined Maccabee Group as its Assistant Account Executive. While at Barcelona Deluxe, Williams assisted in the production of Charity Deluxe at the Sitges International Film Festival and publicized the magazine at concerts in partnership with Live Nation. She had previously worked for the Push Institute of Minneapolis helping to organize their conference “Amuse Bouche.”