For Immediate Release
CONE HIRES AWARD-WINNING CAMPAIGN EXECUTIVE
Rebecca Dickson to Leave Senior Leadership Position at MSL Group
BOSTON (June XX, 2013) –Cone is pleased to announce Rebecca Dickson, a veteran of the industry with close to 20-years of experience, as vice president with the agency’s Brand Communications team. Dickson has most recently been a senior leader in MSL Group’s consumer and global CSR practices, preceded by ten years at DeVries.
Dickson has a wide range of experience in consumer marketing for some of the most well-recognized blue chip companies. She’s provided strategic development and execution of integrated campaigns for a diverse range of consumer brands, including Procter & Gamble's Home Care, Oral Care and Fabric Care portfolios, Pepperidge Farm, Sam Adams, Gallo Wine and Spirits, Church & Dwight, Hoover, Goya Foods and Pizza Hut.
“Rebecca’s expertise in consumer marketing and passion for innovation has been a catalyst for success and growth in the industry” said Bill Fleishman, Cone president. “In addition to her depth in brand communications work, she is a passionate advocate for CSR and cause related marketing, which aligns perfectly with our unique portfolio.” “
Her holistic communication planning has yielded award-winning campaigns and her work has been presented at thought-leadership conferences such as SXSW and the Cause Marketing Forum.
“I’m thrilled to become a part of the Cone team, whose business practices resonate their core values as national leaders in all the areas of communications about which I’m so passionate,” said Dickson.
Rebecca is a graduate of Colgate University and a member of the Council of PR Firms and PRSA. She will be based out of Cone’s NY office.
About Cone Communications
Cone Communications (www.conecomm.com) is a public relations and marketing agency known for igniting brands with high-impact strategies and programs based in deep insights, unique subject matter expertise and innovation. Focusing on key areas such as consumer product media relations, social media, cause branding and marketing, corporate responsibility, nonprofit marketing, corporate communications and crisis prevention/management – the agency is positioned to help clients achieve both business and societal outcomes. Cone Communications is a part of Diversified Agency Services, a division of Omnicom Group Inc.
About Diversified Agency Services
Diversified Agency Services (DAS), a division of Omnicom Group Inc (NYSE: OMC) (www.omnicomgroup.com), manages Omnicom’s holdings in a variety of marketing communications disciplines. DAS includes over 200 companies, which operate through a combination of networks and regional organizations, serving international and local clients through more than 700 offices in 71 countries.