WASHINGTON: John Hlinko has been promoted to president and CEO of Grassroots Enterprises, which specializes in grassroots outreach. Previously the firm’s VP of marketing and creative engagement, Hlinko succeeds president and CEO Arvind Rajan, who will now serve as chairman. Previous chairman Reid Hoffman will continue to be on the company’s board as well as serve as a senior advisor. In addition, VP of public affairs Bill McIntryre has been named EVP.
From PR Week.
John Hlinko is yet one more Alexander Communications alum who has gone on to do great things. He also continues to be one of the funniest guys in PR.