Minneapolis advertising agency Carmichael Lynch didn't have to look far in its new president search.
The firm named Julie Batliner, the current head of its public relations arm, as its new agency president, the company announced Tuesday. Batliner will take over a role that was formerly held by Marcus Fischer, who was promoted to chief executive last month.
Minneapolis-based ad agency Carmichael Lynch announced on Tuesday that it will elevate Julie Batliner to president.
Batliner will also continue her current role as president of the firm's sister PR business, Carmichael Lynch Relate. She will oversee leadership for both agencies.
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