ATLANTA (Oct. 3, 2013) - The Georgia Department of Economic Development is seeking a new director of communications.
Alison Tyrer, the current director of communications, let colleagues know today that she'll move to the Georgia Department of Community Affairs next month. She'll head marketing and communications in a new position at DCA.
The move makes sense, given that Alison worked closely with Gretchen Corbin, the new commissioner of Community Affairs, while Corbin served as deputy commissioner of Economic Development.
Tyrer's soon-to-be-old job at Economic Development hasn't been posted yet, but it will be soon. Whomever is hired will work with Dalton Agency, which won the business to provide PR and communictions support this suumer. (The Wilbert Group competed for the work as well.)
Here's the message Tyrer sent late this afternoon: