DALLAS, Oct. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Weber Shandwick, one of the world's leading global public relations firms, announced today the promotion of Teisha Van de Kop to executive vice president. In her new role, Van de Kop will support content development and creative production needs for clients across North America.
During Van de Kop's nearly 15-year tenure at Weber Shandwick, she has helped build a team of creative professionals who are producing the next generation of shareable content, including live video, infographics, data visualizations and entire branded content hubs. In addition, Van de Kop has helped to systemize Weber Shandwick's growing video capabilities, ranging from live streamed events and emotional, anthem-style videos, to 3-D animation and stop-motion graphics.
"Teisha is a creative leader, who always delivers big thinking to our clients," said Neil Nowlin, executive vice president and general manager, Weber Shandwick Southwest. "Her unique abilities and commitment to superior client service have fueled Weber Shandwick's tremendous growth over the past several years. This growing team has developed a number of award-winning, creative concepts and integrated marketing campaigns for local and national brands, including American Airlines, RadioShack and The Dallas Zoo. Our philosophy is that every company can be a media company, and Teisha's leadership will continue to drive the creative talent that helps clients create and distribute compelling, engaging content."
About Weber Shandwick Weber Shandwick is a leading global public relations firm with offices in 81 countries around the world. The firm has won numerous awards for innovative approaches and creative campaigns including being named both The Holmes Report's 2012 Global Agency of the Year and the "Most Creative PR Firm in the World," based on the agency's first-place finish in its "Creative Index," as well as PR News' 2012 Digital PR Firm of the Year. Major practice areas include consumer marketing, healthcare, technology, public affairs, financial services, corporate and crisis management. The firm has deep, award-winning expertise in social media and digital marketing that helps drive engagement. Weber Shandwick is part of the Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG). For more information, visit http://www.webershandwick.com.SOURCE Weber Shandwick