WASHINGTON, June 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Brunswick Group, the global advisory firm specializing in critical issues and corporate relations, announced today that it has appointed George Little as head of its Washington, D.C. office.
Little will succeed David Sutphen who is leaving Brunswick to join 2U, a leader in partnering with great colleges and universities to build the world's best digital education, in the newly created role of Chief Communications & Engagement Officer.
"We thank David for his extensive service and are delighted that he is able to fulfill his lifelong passion for education with such an exciting role," said Mark Palmer, Brunswick Group's U.S. Managing Partner. "As we wish David well in his future endeavors, I am delighted to announce George's leadership of the D.C. office. His wealth of experience and deep-seated expertise will be enormously valuable to our clients and colleagues."
Little, a former Pentagon Press Secretary and Director of Public Affairs and Spokesman for the Central Intelligence Agency, joined the firm as a Partner in January 2015. He specializes in crisis communications, cybersecurity, reputational and public affairs matters.
"It is a privilege to lead the smart and talented Brunswick team in Washington. I am particularly grateful to David for his leadership in positioning the growing D.C. office as a hub for support to clients around the world who are facing complex challenges," said George Little.
Brunswick Group's Washington, D.C. office is home to many of the firm's specialist offers including public affairs, cybersecurity and privacy, digital, and Insight. The office also provides senior counsel to global companies in healthcare, energy and finance.
About Brunswick Group
Brunswick Group LLP is an advisory firm specializing in critical issues and corporate relations. Founded in 1987, Brunswick is an organically grown, private partnership with 24 offices around the world. For more information, visit: www.brunswickgroup.com.
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