TUANZ CEO Paul Brislen will step down in June after more than three years in the role to join former Porter Novelli execs Jane Sweeney and Carolyn Kerr at their yet-to-be named agency. Brislen’s focus will be on much broader subject matter than the technology sector he’s worked in since the 1990s.
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Porter Novelli says it has a high profile candidate on the shortlist to replace Carolyn Kerr, who will depart the agency to join former MD Jane Sweeney’s new venture in March. Sweeney hopes to recruit as many as three more staff by launch.
Strahan Wallis will step into the role of managing director of Porter Novelli New Zealand on 1 January 2014 in a move that will see him replace Jane Sweeney, who is set to leave the company at the end of the year, after approximately nine years of service.
Jane Sweeney plans a combination of board seats and executive positions having closed the door on her nine year career at the top of PR firm Porter Novelli. Offshore stints could also be on the cards, but she wants to stay based in New Zealand.
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