(12/12/ 2012) New York, NY - Influence Consulting Group welcomes dbray Media and James Gregson into the Influence Partner Network, announced Frances Del Valle, Managing Partner of Influence Consulting Group Inc.
dbray Media is headed by David Bray, who has 15 years New York PR agency experience, including positions at Dan Klores Associates, Peppercom, and Euro RSCG Magnet. Most recently, Bray was Executive Vice President/Principal at Middleberg Communications, where he headed the Advertising, Marketing and Media Group. Bray specializes in generating media coverage through traditional and digital outlets, brand development, corporate positioning, and C-level strategic counsel.
James Gregson is currently a social media consultant working with several CPG brands and media companies and agencies. Formally James was the head of DKC Connect, the Digital Division at Dan Klores Communications (DKC), where his role offered high-level strategy on all things digital, from online influencer outreach to web site production and strategy. Previously, he led the digital team at Lippe Taylor, and was a founding member of Hill & Knowlton‘s Digital practice, where he executed a number of online campaigns for a variety of lifestyle brands. He is a member of WOMMA (Word of Mouth Marketing Association) and a current judge for the Interactive Media Awards. And he has 20K Twitter followers: @jlwgreg
“David and James exemplify the type of talent we offer clients - senior, results-driven, accomplished experts,” said Frances Del Valle. “We’re building out our partner network to offer a broader range of expertise to potential and existing clients.”
Influence Consulting Group (ICG) launched in 2005 as an alternative to traditional PR agencies. ICG communicators typically have 10+ years with traditional agencies or corporations, and dozens of years experience spearheading successful PR, marketing, and social media campaigns. ICG puts that that talent to work in nimble teams tailored exclusively to each account.
Clients are established, prestigious companies, start-ups, and prominent individuals. Services include strategic PR programming, media relations, editorial services, web development, blog development, social media, SEO, online marketing, media training, and integrated PR strategies.
InfluenceWave is a division of Influence Consulting that develops and manages programs centered around social media.
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Frances Del Valle / 212-717-5499
Mark Rose/ InfluenceWave 360-301-2600