GolinHarris (www.golinharris.com) announced the appointment of Mary Cunney as media director in the agency’s New York office. Cunney joins the offices corporate practice, supporting the firm’s portfolio of leading financial services, technology and global business brands. In this new role, Cunney will focus on executive visibility, thought leadership and corporate positioning at top-tier media outlets. She reports to Mark O’Connor, executive director, National Media Relations.
“We’re thrilled to have Mary join our team,” said O’Connor. “Her media relations experience is both broad and deep through her work on various corporate, consumer and luxury brands, as well as government and healthcare organizations. We believe Mary’s efforts will provide strong results and visibility for our clients in the outlets that matter most to them.”
Before joining Golin, Cunney worked at MSL Group as a senior media supervisor, where she focused on media relations and strategic planning for a number of brands. Prior to MSL, Mary was part of Edelman’s media team, working with companies to create relevant story angles that resonated with mainstream press.
Additionally, Cunney provides pro-bono counsel to Casita Maria, WorldFund, and Appalachian Community Fund.