Firm adds GOP communications advisor to its ranks
WASHINGTON, DC – November 15, 2018 – Qorvis Communications, the D.C.-based public affairs and public diplomacy arm of Publicis Groupe, today announced that Kara Hauck has joined the firm as a vice president of public affairs.
Hauck comes from Capitol Hill, where she most recently served as communications director for the House Republican Conference and its chair, Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA). In that role, she led an accomplished team of communications and creative professionals responsible for informing and educating the public about policies advancing in the U.S. House, including tax reform and healthcare.
“Kara’s distinguished work serving as a communications advisor to the highest levels of Congressional leadership make her a tremendous asset to our firm,” said Qorvis Communications Founder and President Michael Petruzzello. “We look forward to applying her experience in advancing integrated communications campaigns to our clients’ public affairs agendas.”
A veteran of Ohio politics, Hauck previously served in a variety of communications roles for several members of Congress, including communications director for former House Speaker John A. Boehner’s (R-OH) political operation and press secretary for Rep. Steve Stivers (R-OH).
Hauck said, “I am excited to join the high-caliber team of strategists at Qorvis at a time when the firm is experiencing significant growth. I’ve always admired the tenacious approach to communications that Qorvis offers its clients, which allows the firm to truly capitalize on the changing nature of communications.”
About Qorvis Communications
Qorvis Communications is Publicis Groupe’s public affairs and public diplomacy offering. Qorvis is made up of a large corps of public affairs, public diplomacy, and communications strategists who employ their diverse backgrounds and skillsets to produce positive outcomes for clients. The firm engages Publicis’s vast resource network to further advance client efforts around the nation, and around the world. To learn more about Qorvis, visit: http://www.qorvis.com/.