The following public affairs pros recently made news for themselves:

  • 270 Strategies — the grassroots and digital organizing shop formed by several Obama campaign veterans — has hired Lucas Fleischer. In his new role, he’ll serve as the firm’s creative director.” (Politico)
  • “The Washington crisis management and public affairs firm Off the Record Strategies is expanding to New York City. As part of that expansion, the firm has hired Lee Cohen as senior vice president to direct its New York public relations practice.” (Politico)