Perry Communications Group Welcomes Former Governor Appointee as Senior Account Manager

Posted by Kassy Perry

After 30 years of public service, Anita Gore moves to private sector for high profile client work

anitaSACRAMENTO, Calif. (January 25, 2015) – Perry Communications Group (PCG), an award-winning public affairs and strategic communications firm, is pleased to announce the addition of Anita Gore to the team as senior account manager.

“Anita is a seasoned veteran of public affairs with expertise in media relations, crisis communications and issue management,” said Kassy Perry, President and CEO of Perry Communications Group. “She brings a great deal of skill and experience that will serve our clients well.”

As senior account manager, Gore will be responsible for providing strategic direction and media relations expertise to a variety of client accounts, including the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation, DBA International, California Craft Brewers Association, Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, California Chronic Care Coalition and Nevada Irrigation District.

Before joining PCG, Gore served more than 30 years in multiple high level public affairs positions including the Department of Finance, the Health and Human Services Agency and most recently the California Department of Public Health. She was appointed to these positions by the past five governors and dealt with complex health, financial and tax issues impacting Californians and businesses alike. In addition to these appointed positions, Gore directed external affairs for the Board of Equalization and served as staff to both the California State Senate and Assembly.

“Anita and I served together in the Deukmejian and Wilson Administrations and I’m excited she chose PCG as her next venture,” said Perry. “We are thrilled to have her and her expertise on our team.”

About Perry Communications Group

Perry Communications Group is an independent, full-service strategic communications firm specializing in public relations and public affairs. We work at the center of issues that matter and give new perspective to the issues and events making headlines today, as well as those that will in the future. We shape ideas, opinions, decisions and social change. The bottom line for us is always the same – we’re invested in the cause and our clients’ work. For more information, visit PCG at www.perrycom.com or call (916) 658-0144.