Cohn & Wolfe Team Steals the Show at the Cannes Young Lions

Cannes – June 23, 2015 – Joseph Borenstein and Linnéa Rinäs, Account Managers at Cohn & Wolfe Sweden, have won the international Cannes Young Lions Gold Award in the PR category. The Young Lions competition is part of the Cannes Lions, the world’s biggest annual awards show and festival for professionals in the creative communications industry. Designed to catapult the careers of the industry’s next generation of creative thinkers, the Young Lions allow young PR professionals to showcase their talent on a global platform.

Cohn & Wolfe to Help Travel Technology Company HelloGbye Take Flight

New York – June 17, 2015 – Cohn & Wolfe, a global brand communications agency, has begun work with HelloGbye, a groundbreaking new app to painlessly organize even the most intricate travel itineraries in under two minutes. The agency won the competitive pitch to share HelloGbye’s story and drive awareness of its unique technology ahead of the app’s public launch in the fall of 2015. The engagement will be managed by a cross-geography team that includes members of the agency’s consumer and technology practices based out of its Austin, New York and San Francisco offices.

Cohn & Wolfe Names David Herrick U.S. President

New York – June 11, 2015 – Cohn & Wolfe, a leading brand communications agency, today announced the appointment of David Herrick as President of the U.S. region. With more than twenty years of experience advising major global brands in the corporate, technology, consumer and health sectors, Herrick will oversee and drive business across all Cohn & Wolfe offices in the U.S. His responsibilities include operational and strategic oversight, client service and satisfaction, new business and employee development and retention. Herrick will also lead the agency’s New York headquarters, where he will be based. He will report to Jim Joseph, Chief Integrated Marketing Officer and President of the Americas.

Cohn & Wolfe Appoints Megha Sharma as Associate Managing Director, India

Delhi/Mumbai – May 26, 2015 – Cohn & Wolfe, a leading brand communications agency, today announced the appointment of Megha Sharma as Associate Managing Director, India. Sharma, who has led the Delhi office for the past three years, will now also oversee the Mumbai office, with responsibility for client and employee development, as well as new business. She takes over for Rafi Khan, who is leaving the company at the end of May.Sharma will report to Angelina Ong, who was named President, Asia-Pacific earlier this year.

Cohn & Wolfe Takes Homes Two EMEA SABRE Awards

London – May 19, 2015 – Cohn & Wolfe, a leading brand communications agency, won two Gold SABRE awards during the 2015 EMEA SABRE Awards ceremony, held in London. The agency won in the Mediterranean category for its work with Coca-Cola’s FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour, and in the Guerrilla Marketing category for its pop-up restaurant DILL for European discount supermarket chain LIDL. Cohn & Wolfe was also a finalist for The Holmes Report Best EMEA Agency to Work For.