M&A

Westwicke Partners acquired by ICR

Westwicke Partners, a healthcare-focused investor relations firm headquartered in Baltimore, is being acquired by ICR, a strategic communications and advisory firm. Bob East and Mark Klausner,

Chime acquires Method Communications

Chime has acquired the U.S.-based technology PR and marketing agency Method Communications. The acquisition will increase Chime’s technology practice billings to more than $26 million,

Finn Partners acquires MFA

Finn Partners has acquired MFA, a 20-person agency founded by Missy Faren. As part of the deal, Farren will become a Managing Partner at Finn,

Blue Engine acquires JDA Frontline

In a bipartisan merger of public affairs firms, Blue Engine Message & Media has acquired JDA Frontline. The two firms have previously shared clients and