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Loretta Prencipe Joins MSLGROUP’s Washington Office
Renewable Energy Expert to Join Firm’s Growing Eco Network08/22/2011
New York, NY – MSLGROUP, the Publicis Groupe’s flagship PR and events company, today announced the appointment of Loretta Prencipe as Vice President within the agency’s growing energy and environment practice group. In this role, Prencipe will report directly to Sheila McLean, Senior Vice President and Director of the North American ECO Network.
Prencipe has public affairs and communications, with expertise in renewable energy. Most recently, she supported the Office of Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) as a senior communications counselor. There she was recognized for outstanding work by receiving the prestigious DOE Secretary Steven Chu’s Appreciation Award.
“Loretta’s knowledge and insights into energy policy and communications will be a tremendous benefit to MSLGROUP’s global clients,” said Neil Dhillon, managing director of MSL Washington DC. “Her experience supporting the U.S. Department of Energy, work with trade associations and private sector companies will be an invaluable asset to the firm’s growing energy and environmental practice.”
Previously, she served as communications director for solar energy services company SunEdison, guiding the company from start-up to market leader. She also worked as editorial director at a boutique public relations agency, where she crafted advocacy and communications campaigns for law firms, professional services firms, non-profits and technology companies.