BOSTON—Racepoint Global has added seven healthcare accounts: Curaspan, a leading provider of care transition solutions; Evariant, a leading provider of a CRM platform based on a centralized healthcare data hub, analytics, and communications engine; Gamma Medica, developer of the LumaGEM molecular breast imaging system; GenoSpace, which provides a platform for precision medicine; Healing for People, an energy medicine clinic; Stanford Children's Health, a leader in care for children and pregnant women; and Spinal Modulation, a provider of neuromodulation pain therapy for people with chronic pain.

LOS ANGELES—Ballantines Public Relations has been selected by Marriott International Lifestyle Brands—including Renaissance Hotels, Autograph Collection Hotels, AC Hotels by Marriott and the newly launched brand Moxy Hotels—as its official international public-relations agency of record. The agency has been hired to provide strategic guidance for those four brands, with the goal of positioning the entire portfolio as the world's premier global lifestyle hospitality company.

NEW YORK—Luxury brand strategy and public relations agency Issa will handle pro bono work for NGO Start, which organizes art workshops for refugees, orphans and special needs children across the Middle East and India. Issa will handle two campaigns: the first around World Refugee Day will launch Start’s collaboration with Paddle 8 to raise awareness for the refugee crisis across the Middle East; the second at the end of the year will focus on providing essential items to orphans displaced by war.

BOSTON—PAN Communications has been named agency of record for hybris software, an SAP company that provides omni-channel customer engagement and commerce solutions. PAN is working to increase the company's thought leadership through a series of unique bylined articles published in key trade publications.