Character + Distinction adds Anna Pienkos head of corporate communications

Communications company, Character + Distinction, has appointed Anna Pienkos as head of corporate communications.

Pienkos joins from Edelman in San Francisco where she spent two years as an account supervisor on financial communications. Over the course of her career, Pienkos has gained both client and agency-side experience, and worked with brands including Silver Lake, Bessemer Venture Partners, Ford Foundation, GIC, Schwab and JLL Spark.

Anna Pienkos joins from Edelman San Francisco

Pienkos will be leveraging her experience in corporate communications to work across Character + Distinction’s clients, which include Culture Amp, Deliveroo, Luxury Escapes, Mercedes-Benz Vans, Up, MYOB, Powershop Australia and the City of Melbourne’s Melbourne Knowledge Week.

The agency has also announced the August appointment of Camilla King as senior communications consultant, who’s career has spanned Tailor Made Communications, Benefit Cosmetics and Saunders & Co PR.

Character + Distinction managing director, Kate Dinon, commented: “To have Anna and Camilla join us in the past few months has been so great for our team and our clients. Anna brings her financial background and all of the wisdom from her time working in San Francisco with some of the world’s largest and most highly regarded investors. Whilst Camilla has led brand campaigns for some of the world’s best loved and most iconic consumer brands.

“As advisors that work across corporate and consumer to have these two incredible, accomplished women join our team is a real coup, and we’re all excited for what 2021 will bring.”


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