CHICAGO—Navy Pier has selected Henson Consulting as its public relations agency of record as it approaches its centennial celebration in 2016. Navy Pier has worked with the agency on a variety of projects over the past two years and will look to highlight new strategic partnerships, enhanced cultural and arts programming, events and enhancements to the Pier.

RALEIGH, NC—French/West/Vaughan has been selected by Southern Season— destination for specialty food and gifts—as its public relations agency of record following a competitive review. The agency has already begun providing public relations support and counsel, including traditional media outreach, blogger and influencer outreach, and event facilitation. 

BOSTON—Greenough has added several new clients, including WBUR, Boston’s NPR news station; Bridgewell, which supports individuals with disabilities and other challenges through behavioral healthcare and treatment of substance use disorders; The Museum of World War II; The Lowell Institute, one of the nation’s oldest public foundations; and Lovin’ Spoonfuls, a part of the food rescue movement.

NEW YORK—Hawkins International Public Relations, specializing in travel lifestyle, hospitality and wellness brands, has added six new clients: Dream Downtown, Dream Midtown, John Hall's Alaska, JW Marriott Venice, Tradewind Aviation, and The Tryall Club.