San Francisco, CA and New York, NY (PRWEB) September 28, 2012
EVC Group, Inc. today announced veteran public relations professional Amy Phillips has joined the firm as Vice President. Ms. Phillips brings more than 15 years of experience to the firm and is based in EVC’s New York office.
“Amy brings a diverse background to EVC Group,” said Christopher Gale, Executive Vice President of the firm. “She has a strong track record of generating tangible results for healthcare, technology and financial industry clients. In addition, her experience on the buy side of Wall Street and work in mergers and acquisitions enhances our firm’s client service capabilities.”
“EVC Group is retained by an impressive roster of clients that is a natural fit to my background and I am looking to add value immediately to client initiatives,” said Ms. Phillips. “I have joined a firm with a dedicated expertise in healthcare and technology, and that has helped clients win awards over the past two years. It’s great to be part of such a successful team.”
Amy started her career on Wall Street and then transferred those skills to communications for mergers and acquisitions as well as crisis communications at Abernathy, MacGregor, Frank. While living in Europe, she helped open the Dublin, Ireland office of Hill & Knowlton, where she worked with HP and technology clients. In addition, she led communications at Avid Technology and the financial PR practice at Arnold Worldwide where she counseled clients from PNC Financial to Ameritrade on executive transitions and crisis communications.
Immediately prior to joining EVC, Amy owned her own PR consulting business focusing on medical technology and healthcare. There she worked with clients in the ophthalmology, dermatology and plastic surgery spaces. Amy holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and French from Westminster College.
About EVC Group, Inc.
EVC Group is an investor relations and public relations firm that provides strategic counsel and execution to businesses of all sizes that need to communicate their unique value to investors, customers and the consumer. With a special expertise in the service of medical device companies, EVC Group's practice areas include biopharmaceuticals, 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. The firm maintains offices in San Francisco, New York City and Southern California. For more information about EVC Group, please visit http://www.evcgroup.com.