Peppercomm Names Maggie O’Neill Managing Director

Peppercomm, an award-winning strategic, integrated communications and marketing firm, has promoted Maggie O’Neill to the role of managing director. O’Neill leads the firm’s consumer business portfolio and established the firm’s experiential offerings including sponsorship activation, corporate meetings, product launches and consumer events. She has deep experience finding new avenues for audiences to holistically experience a brand to help clients maximize ROI.

O’Neill, a partner with the company, has been with Peppercomm for 13 years, joining the firm as an account supervisor. Since then, she has won and grown multiple accounts in the consumer sector with marquee clients such as MINI Cooper, TGI Fridays and Whirlpool. She has won personal accolades including PR News People Awards, Event Marketer of the Year (2012) and has brought home industry accolades for her client work including PRSA Silver Anvil, PR News Agency Elite and BizBash Event Style Awards just in the past year alone.

She was also integral to the firm’s recent acquisition of Janine Gordon Associates (JGA) and oversaw the integration and development of JGAPeppercomm, a specialist team within Peppercomm with deep expertise in lifestyle, consumer and nonprofit industries.

“Maggie’s promotion reflects her uncanny ability to think outside-the-box and deliver creative programming for her clients that map back to their business goals. She’s been a critical part of Peppercomm’s continued growth and has served as a great sounding board for Steve Cody and me as co-founders,” said Ed Moed, co-founder and CEO, Peppercomm. “She understands what it takes to deliver results while having fun and is a role model for many at Peppercomm.”

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About Peppercomm
Peppercomm, Inc., an award-winning strategic, integrated communications and marketing firm headquartered in New York City with offices in San Francisco and London, prides itself on listening first, last and always. The firm’s tagline: “Listen. Engage. Repeat.” emphasizes the unique approach Peppercomm takes in understanding exactly how a client can engage in authentic conversations with its audience. Peppercomm was ranked No. 1 in Crain’s New York Business Best Places to Work 2012, is currently ranked number 30 on a national industry list by PRWeek, and was a finalist for the 2012 PR Week Midsize Agency of the Year. More information about the agency may be found at its new website