Ex-WGN News Dir. Wes Bleed Joins PR Firm
March 22, 2010 at 12:00 PM (PT)
Former TRIBUNE Talk WGN-A/CHICAGO News Director WES BLEED has joined public relations firm MACK COMMUNICATIONS as VP. BLEED worked as Communications Director on KIRK DILLARD's campaign for Governor of ILLINOIS.
"WES has a strong reputation as a solid and ethical journalist with a long history in the CHICAGO media," said President GARY MACK. "His experience will offer an insider's perspective to media relations, while his business and government relationships along with his credibility will be a real asset for our diverse client base."
"I'm thrilled to work with GARY MACK, someone I have known for years as I've covered the news in CHICAGO and ILLINOIS," said BLEED. "I believe GARY is one of the most effective and credible voices in public affairs and media relations in ILLINOIS because of his knowledge, contacts and unique experience."