TORONTO, April 12, 2016 – Leading Canadian public relations and engagement firm, GCI Group (GCI), is pleased to announce the appointment of Kelly Baita as Account Supervisor and the promotion of Rachel Kellogg to Consultant.
“Our consumer team continues to expand, and we’re really excited about our newest members,” said Marion Mackenzie, President of GCI Canada. “Kelly’s creative thinking, and traditional and digital media experience are a great asset to our mix. Rachel has been a valued member of the team over the past few months, and we’re proud to recognize her contribution.”
Kelly comes from an agency background, and has represented leading consumer and lifestyle brands in the areas of alcohol, retail, and fashion. Most recently, she worked at a boutique PR firm which specialized in style and design.
Rachel joined GCI Group in 2015 and consistently supports her clients and colleagues with program planning and execution, media and influencer relations, brand communications and event management.
“We pride ourselves on our ability to identify and develop talent that can think strategically and creatively at every level, and Kelly and Rachel are good examples of that,” added MacKenzie. “We have a great team in place and we’re well-poised for the future.”
About GCI Group
GCI Group (GCI) is a Canadian leader in the public relations industry with deep expertise in the areas of consumer, healthcare, technology, corporate communications, stakeholder relations and engagement and digital. GCI Group services a broad client base, combining the aggressiveness and agility of a specialty boutique with the depth and breadth of a dynamic multinational agency. GCI is a member of the WPP Group of companies, one of the world’s leading communications families and is one of the Greater Toronto Area’s Top 100 Employers for 2016. For more information, visit www.gcicanada.com.