PR Talent, a PR specialist recruiting firm, has added Angie Graf as VP of Bay Area and Northwest Recruiting, and Sheri Scott as VP of Chicago and Midwest Recruiting.
"We believe that having recruiters on the ground in key markets is the best way to understand that region’s unique talent pool, build relationships, and source the best talent for our clients," said PR Talent President Jim Delulio. "With offices in LA, SF, NY and Chicago, we offer clients great market intelligence and intimate knowledge of the best professionals in public relations."
Scott joins PR Talent after serving as VP of US Recruitment for Edelman. She also ran her own recruiting consultancy for three years and served as Recruiting Manager for The Creative Group at Robert Half International. Sheri started her career on the advertising side and was an Account Supervisor at Saatchi & Saatchi.
Graf was most recently a Senior Recruiter with Sage Human Capital where she ran the public relations division of the search firm. At Sage, Angie handled executive searches at all levels and worked with many of the leading PR firms in the Bay Area. She has more than 9 years of recruiting experience.
"Sheri and Angie have deep recruiting experience to offer both clients and candidates and will grow PR Talent’s presence and impact in both Chicago and San Francisco," added Delulio.
Delulio added that he sees the demand for public relations talent continuing to grow as corporations beef up their communications departments and also require more PR agency support to help them manage ever-evolving social media and digital tools.
"Demand for social media and digital entertainment PR talent will continue to make it a candidate driven market for 2013," predicts Delulio. "Our goal has always been to make it easier for corporations and agencies to find great talent… and these hires underscore that commitment."
PR Talent offers both full-time and freelance public relations talent across all areas of expertise and industries. The firm, headquartered in Huntington Beach, Calif. was founded by Delulio in 1998 after 17 years as a PR professional.