Information contained on this page is provided by companies via press release distributed through PR Newswire, an independent third-party content provider. PR Newswire, WorldNow and this Station make no warranties or representations in connection therewith.
SOURCE Brunswick Group LLC
SAN FRANCISCO, March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Brunswick Group LLC, a leading corporate communications consultancy, announced today that Eric Savitz has joined the firm as a Partner based in the San Francisco office. Mr. Savitz comes to Brunswick after a 29-year career in journalism, most recently at Forbes, where he served as San Francisco Bureau Chief, covering technology, investing and Silicon Valley.
Prior to Forbes, Mr. Savitz held senior writing and editing positions at Barron's during a 19-year relationship with the publication both in New York and the Bay Area. He was also a contributing writer for Smart Money and was an executive editor of The Industry Standard, where he chronicled the Internet Economy and the intersection of finance and technology. He also launched the first blog on Barrons.com, "Tech Trader Daily," to cover technology investing, and later the "Tech Trade" blog at Forbes, a blog on tech investing that generates more than a million page views per month.
"Eric is one of the most distinguished journalists covering finance, technology and innovation," said Amanda Duckworth, Brunswick Partner and Head of Brunswick's San Francisco office. "We are delighted to have him join us and know our clients will greatly benefit from his experience and insights."
Mr. Savitz joins Brunswick as a senior member of the firm, which provides clients a uniquely multi-disciplinary approach to corporate communications, including M&A, IPOs and restructuring transactions, crisis and reputation management. Many Brunswick advisors have held senior roles in journalism, law, finance and government as well as in-house corporate communications positions. Brunswick leverages these diverse experiences to help clients better navigate their most critical business and communications challenges and opportunities. Mr. Savitz joins the San Francisco office with a client roster that includes leading Fortune 500 technology companies and some of the most promising start-ups in the Bay Area. ?
"Joining Brunswick gives me the opportunity to apply my many years of experience covering Wall Street and Silicon Valley in an exciting new way," Mr. Savitz said. "Brunswick is a clear leader in strategic communications, and I am honored and excited to join the firm."
About Brunswick Group LLC
Brunswick Group LLC is a private partnership with a growing team of approximately 600 employees, including more than 90 partners around the world. The firm has grown organically over 25 years and now has 21 wholly owned offices in 12 countries. These include Abu Dhabi, Beijing, Berlin, Brussels, Dallas, Dubai, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, Johannesburg, London, Milan, Munich, New York, Paris, Rome, San Francisco, Shanghai, Sao Paulo, Stockholm, Vienna and Washington D.C. The firm's service offer comprises corporate and financial communications, investor relations, internal communications and opinion research.
©2012 PR Newswire. All Rights Reserved.