Updates From RF Binder, MWWPR And Kivvit
RF Binder Moves Up in 950 Third Ave Building
In a move to consolidate its spaces, PR firm RF Binder Partners has moved their offices one floor up within their current building at 950 Third Avenue New York. This move brings the company up from their current offices on the sixth and seventh floor, totalling 21,672 square-feet to the eighth floor at a much smaller 11,305 square-feet.
Soliton Inc Hires Lippe Taylor Group to Launch “RAP”
Medical device company Soliton Inc has hired PR firm Lippe Taylor Group in an attempt to help launch the Rapid Acoustic Pulse (“RAP”) device. This technology uses rapid acoustic shockwaves to aid in laser tattoo removal. It is also being tested (but is not yet FDA-approved) for cellulite reduction. With this partnership, Soliton moves one step closer to advancing the US commercialization of the RAP device in 2021. Both companies say they are moving forward in hopes of speeding and improving patient experiences.
Kivvit Hires and Promotes New Roster of Talent
Independent public affairs and strategic communications firm Kivvit has announced multiple new hires and in-house promotions. Hoping to expand the firm’s offerings, individuals have been brought on or moved up from within the company in all 6 offices nationwide. With significant experience in government, media, creative branding, data and analytics, the new lineup of recruits and retainees has a lot to offer. Kivvit focuses on “data driven public affairs and issue management.” Among the new hires is former Governor David Patterson. Patterson is excited to join the Kivvit team as strategic counsel, developing a Diversity, Equity and Inclusion plan with the Managing Partners of the company.
Remote Internship Program to Launch This Fall
MWWPR has announced a remote fall internship program to launch this year. The program offers positions in corporate reputation, technology, consumer marketing, digital and social media strategy, creative, insights and analytics. It runs for 35 hours/week, is accessed remotely and paid positions are open to recent graduates in the US and the UK. The goal of the program is to offer real world agency experience, remotely. This is preparation for moving forward as the new generation begins to work remotely. This program is the PR agency’s most recent attempt to engage students from home.
Leading VR Provider for Seniors Hires Uproar PR
In a move to boost brand awareness, Rendever has listed Uproar PR as the agency of record. Rendever is the leading provider of virtual reality (VR) for seniors. The company works to alleviate social isolation, particularly in places and populations where connection can be difficult. Rendever lists Uproar’s success nationally as a contributing factor to making the selection. Uproar PR is a public relations, digital and creative agency with a focus on driving sales and on raising awareness for clients.