RealClear Media Group, parent company to RealClearPolitics and 14 related RealClear internet sites, named Andrew Walworth, pictured above, as its first Chief Content Officer. Walworth will help shape RealClear’s content partnerships across text, video, podcasting and live events, and help develop new media products and services. Walworth is a Senior Fellow at the Edward R. Murrow Center for A Digital World at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, and is a Board Member of the RealClear Foundation. He is also founder and president of Grace Creek Media, a television production and distribution company based in Annapolis, MD.
Purple Strategies named Patrick Palmer as a Managing Director. Palmer, most recently partner and strategy practice lead at the design firm VSA Partners in Chicago, brings with him over 30 years of experience as a brand and marketing strategist on a wide variety of clients. In addition to VSA, he spent the majority of his career in leadership roles with agencies such as Leo Burnett, Havas Worldwide and RPA. Palmer will be based in the firm’s Alexandria, VA.
Fern Friedberg joined JacobseyeMedia in Gaithersburg, MD, as Senior Media and Advertising Research Strategist Previously, she was digital media planner at AARP and, before that, she was Traffic Manager/Assistant Media Buyer at Sage Communications.