Hill & Knowlton appoints Michelle McGrath as account manager

Hill & Knowlton health practice has appointed Michelle McGrath as account manager. McGrath has come from London-based agency The Communication Group where she was account manager looking after various health clients.

The announcement:


Sydney, 30 November 2011 – Hill & Knowlton (H&K) has strengthened its award-winning health practice with the appointment of Michelle McGrath to its Sydney office.

Michelle McGrath joins Hill & Knowlton as an Account Manager, bringing with her over four years health and lifestyle experience in the UK, as well as digital communications expertise.

Michelle will support Melissa Chlad, Health Director, and other communications specialists on an extensive portfolio of clients and following several new business wins.

Prior to joining H&K, McGrath held the position of Account Manager at London-based agency The Communication Group, where she was responsible for strategic planning, media relations, copywriting , branding, marketing, and event management for a number of clients including Capio Nightingale Hospital, Preventicum Centre of Preventive Medicine, Dubai Tourism and the London College of Fashion.

Michelle has a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Manchester, UK.

Melissa Chlad, Health Practice Director at Hill & Knowlton said; “Michelle is a very strong addition to our health division, bringing expertise in consumer health and health provider communications, as well as a strong digital communications skill set. With a range of existing health clients across the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, healthcare provider and government sectors, we look forward to continuing to offer our clients the highest level of expertise.”

Source: Hill & Knowlton press release


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