Agency News

Hill & Knowlton wins Vietnam's account for strategic
investment PR. Since the country ratified a Bilateral Trade
Agreement with the United States in 2001, its economy has grown 7
percent, and H&K will be responsible for touting investment
opportunities to U.S. corporations. The account will be serviced by
the Washington, D.C., New York and Singapore offices of Hill &
Knowlton ... Jane Garvey, former administrator for the Federal
Aviation Adminstration, joins APCO Worldwide as EVP and chairman of
the firm's transportation practice ... Burson-Marsteller adds David
Sassoon to its team as managing director of the healthcare team.
Sassoon was with Rowland Communications as senior counselor to a
major medical device company.