October 9, 2020, NEW YORK – Hill+Knowlton Strategies (H+K), one of the world’s leading public relations firms, continues the expansion of its Innovation + Creative Hubs with the appointment of Mike Grady as Senior Vice President of Content + Publishing Strategy in the US.
Based in New York, Grady will lead a team of specialists across the US to develop and deliver content and publishing strategies and solutions for a wide range of clients.
Grady’s background includes working with a variety of brands, from sport and automotive, to beverage and travel. After working agency and client side in London for 10 years, Grady moved to New York in 2017. Since crossing the Atlantic, he has worked with Laundry Service, We Are Social, and soccer brand COPA90. Grady will report directly to Vikki Chowney, Global Head of Content + Publishing, as part of the globally integrated Content + Publishing team.
The addition of Grady adds to recent talent and leadership appointments in the US to support the agency’s global growth strategy including John Gillooly as SVP, Data + Analytics, Avra Lorrimer as EVP, H+K New York, John Derryberry to lead the U.S. Technology sector and Chris Baszto to lead Digital Planning + Optimization.
About Hill+Knowlton Strategies
Hill+Knowlton Strategies, Inc. is an international communications consultancy, providing services to local, multinational and global clients. H+K has over 80 offices in more than 40 markets, as well as an extensive associate network, delivering award winning campaigns to clients across all sectors and disciplines and with a focus on continued innovation for the industry. Recent innovations include Flight School +, a crisis communications training and simulation tool, Better Impact™, a new approach to citizenship and sustainability consultancy, and H+K Smarter™, a behavioral science unit. Headquartered in New York, the firm is part of WPP, one of the world’s largest communications services groups.