“John’s success at developing as well as executing social strategy, combined with his reputation for building strong teams, makes him the ideal fit to lead the firm into our next stage of growth,” said Doug Sherk, EVC Group CEO.
SAN FRANCISCO and NEW YORK (PRWEB) February 07, 2013
EVC Group, Inc. today announced that John Carter, former Director at WCG, joined the award winning investor relations and integrated communications consulting firm. Carter will join as Principal, and will lead the expansion of the firm’s integrated communications practice.
Carter joins EVC Group from WCG, where he managed account teams for the agency’s consumer practice, including Hershey’s, Warner Bros. and Michaels. Carter focused on strategic social engagement and analytics, while also coordinating teams for content creation and digital execution. Prior to WCG, Carter led the consumer public relations team at SHIFT Communications, where he opened and ran the firm’s New York office.
“Our integrated communications team represents nearly 40% of our business and has successfully developed and executed programs for both major international enterprises as well as start-up ventures,” said Doug Sherk, Founder & CEO. “As the practice has evolved, we wanted to add a leader with experience developing new avenues for clients to reach their audience. John’s success at developing as well as executing social strategy, combined with his reputation for building strong teams, makes him the ideal fit to lead the firm into our next stage of growth.”
“For over a decade, EVC Group has provided senior counsel to an exceptional roster of loyal clients,” said Carter. “I’m excited to join Doug’s team, and will be focused on maintaining the outstanding level of client service the firm provides while exploring new opportunities to build on client successes.”
About EVC Group, Inc.
EVC Group is an investor relations and integrated communications practice providing strategic counsel and execution to businesses of all sizes needing to communicate their unique value to investors, customers and the consumer. The firm’s practice areas include biopharmaceuticals, medical devices, life sciences, financial & business services, and technology. Established in 2002, EVC Group is well regarded for its strategic thinking; seasoned, senior-level staff; frank counsel; deep relationships, and tangible results that have a measurable impact on its clients’ businesses. For the past two consecutive years, EVC Group has been awarded the PRSA Silver Anvil award for the category of Investor Relations for Companies with Sales Less than $500 Million. The firm maintains offices in San Francisco, New York City and Southern California.