PORTLAND, Oregon — Hubbell Communications, Oregon’s premier public affairs and public relations firm, is excited to announce the promotion of three of its employees. Scott Bruun, a former representative in the Oregon Legislature and candidate for Congress, will become Managing Principal to reflect his expanded role in managing client services. Chris Edmonds will become Principal, reflecting his contributions and ongoing role in business development as well as his work in direct client services. Kara Hansen will become Vice President, continuing her role in leading some of the firm’s most significant accounts.

Hubbell Communications President Ward Hubbell said he is grateful for the hard work of the staff and is excited for things to come for the firm.

“In addition to the growth our firm has experienced in the last year, we now have the strongest and most cohesive staff we’ve ever had,” Hubbell said. “As this growth happens, it is important that we elevate the people who have helped us achieve success while attracting others who both share our values and can help us continue building our reputation as one of the region’s most respected communication firms.”

About Hubbell Communications

Hubbell Communications is Oregon’s premier public affairs and public relations firm. Headquartered in Portland, Oregon and operating throughout the Pacific Northwest, Hubbell Communications services include media relations, crisis communication, marketing, ballot campaigns, issue advocacy, digital, grassroots activation, coalition building and internal communications. For more information, visit www.thinkhubbell.com.