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Tuesday, November 12, 2013

CLS Promotes Four



Carmichael Lynch Spong recently promoted Rachel McLennan, Tara Olson Medina, Bob Ringer and Brittany Greff in its Minneapolis and New York offices.
                "Rachel, Tara, Bob and Brittany are well-suited to help us succeed as we continue with our purpose to ignite and sustain business momentum for our clients,” said Julie Batliner, managing director for Carmichael Lynch Spong.
                Rachel McLennan was promoted to senior media relations manager in the firm’s New York office. McLennan is responsible for developing and implementing successful public relations campaigns for her clients Sherwin-Williams Paint Stores Group, Lutron Electronics, MasterBrand Cabinets and Calphalon.
                Tara Olson Medina was promoted to senior social engagement specialist in the firm’s Minneapolis office. As Carmichael Lynch Spong is growing its social engagement team, Olson Medina will continue to shape strategy and execution of social engagement initiatives with clients in a variety of categories. She develops brand voices for social channels, plans and executes campaigns to drive fan acquisition and engagement and oversees community management, content development and influencer marketing strategies for several clients including Lutron Electronics, SUPERVALU and MasterBrand Cabinets.
Bob Ringer was promoted to senior associate in the firm’s Minneapolis office. Ringer joined the firm in 2011 as an intern before he was promoted to an associate in 2012. Ringer has worked on a number of clients including Jack Link’s Beef Jerky, MATADOR Beef Jerky, Jennie-O Turkey Store, Save-A-Lot Food Stores, SUPERVALU, MasterBrand Cabinets, DSM, H&R Block Dollars & Sense and Rapala.
As a senior associate, Ringer handles client and account management, execution of events and media relations for top-tier brands.
Brittany Greffwas promoted to senior associate in the firm’s New York office. Greff joined the firm in 2012 as an intern and was promoted to an associate in the fall 2012. Greff is responsible for handling day-to-day activities, as well as implementing campaigns for her clients Sherwin-Williams Paint Stores Group, Lutron Electronics and Morinda Bioactives.