NEW YORK, Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MWW (www.mww.com), one of the top-ten global independent public relations firms, announced today that Gina Ormand has joined the firm as a vice president in its corporate affairs practice. Ormand joins MWW from the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee where she served as Campaign Services Director. In her new role at MWW, Ormand will help develop and lead influencer strategies for a number of MWW clients. She will report directly to MWW president and CEO Michael W. Kempner.
"Gina has helped lead political outreach and fundraising campaigns at the highest levels. She brings an insider's knowledge on the workings of the beltway and an important network of relationships that crosses the global, federal, state and local levels. She is a tremendous addition to our corporate affairs practice and will be a much valued resource to our firm and our clients," said Kempner.
Previously, Ormand acted as Director of Major Gifts for former Vice President Al Gore's Alliance for Climate Protection, a non-profit founded aiming to educate the world about the urgency of the climate crisis. Additionally, she served as a regional political director for former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton during her 2008 Presidential campaign. Ormand has also served a variety of functions for Senators Mary L. Landrieu (D-LA) and Jon Tester (D-MT) on Capitol Hill.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Tulane University.
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