Liz Nickles Joins FTI Consulting as Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
Noted Brand Expert to Lead FTI's Global Branding and Marketing EffortsWEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Jan 11, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN), the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance their enterprise value, today announced that Liz Nickles will join FTI Consulting in the position of Senior Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer. In her new role, Ms. Nickles will lead the company's global branding and marketing efforts. She will report to Jack Dunn, President and Chief Executive Officer, and will be based in FTI's New York office.
Ms. Nickles is a globally-recognized expert in branding, marketing and advertising. She has most recently been founder and President of Black Label Financial Brand Development, a strategic consultancy to major financial firms, and was previously Global Head of Branding, Marketing and Advertising for Credit Suisse First Boston ("CSFB"). Prior to joining CSFB, Ms. Nickles was Senior Vice President of Creative Development for Mattel. Additionally, she previously had an award-winning career in advertising as a senior creative officer with major advertising agencies. In this regard, she has won a variety of honors including: CLIO and EFFIE awards and Chicago Advertising Woman of the Year. She has also been named one of the United States Council of Women's leading women in business; and one of Glamour Magazine's Women of the Year; and was also won the Clara Barton Award, the highest award bestowed on volunteers by the American Red Cross.
Ms. Nickles has an undergraduate degree from Northwestern University and a Master's degree from DePaul University. She is the author of eleven books and is on the Advisory Board of Green Team, the first "green" communications firm in the U.S.
"I am very excited to have a branding and marketing professional of Liz's caliber join FTI's executive team," said Jack Dunn, President and Chief Executive Officer of FTI Consulting. "Her experience with the building and integration of brands such as FTI's as well as her ability to help market our services to our many clients globally will add great value to FTI."
About FTI Consulting
FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex legal, regulatory and economic environment. With more than 3,500 employees located in most major business centers in the world, we work closely with clients every day to anticipate, illuminate, and overcome complex business challenges in areas such as investigations, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory issues, reputation management and restructuring. More information can be found at www.fticonsulting.com.
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