Account Director Signals Continued Growth for Jones Public Affairs

October 04, 2007 (PRLEAP.COM) Media News
WASHINGTON—Jones Public Affairs, Inc., announced today the appointment of Jennifer Weissblum as Account Director. Bridging strong advocacy, media relations and scientific expertise, Weissblum will provide valuable contributions to the firm’s healthcare clientele. Weissblum’s arrival coincides with the agency’s relocation to a new downtown location.

Weissblum joins the firm with experience across a broad spectrum of disciplines, including advocacy, consumer education, product support and launch, media relations, and scientific research. Over the past six years, Weissblum has established strong capabilities in oncology and women’s health.

“Jennifer’s extensive industry and advocacy experience, along with her enthusiasm for forging change in the healthcare arena, makes her an ideal fit for our organization,” said Carrie Jones, principal and managing director of Jones Public Affairs. “We are pleased to add another seasoned professional to our diverse team."

Prior to joining Jones Public Affairs, Weissblum worked for Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide, and began her career at U.T. Southwestern Medical Center where she researched drugs and diseases associated with cholesterol metabolism.

Jones Public Affairs offers a full range of services, including strategic counsel, global advocacy initiatives, customized and comprehensive public relations campaigns, media relations, and policy support and government relations. More information is available at

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About Jones Public Affairs, Inc.
Jones Public Affairs is a boutique healthcare public affairs agency dedicated to making a difference by developing advocacy/public relations plans that get results. Through meaningful communication and solid relationships between industry and stakeholders, Jones Public Affairs is able to design and implement fresh and innovative programs with an impact.

Jones Public Affairs is located at 1025 Vermont Ave., NW, Suite 1200, Washington, DC 20005.