Miami, FL–(HISPANIC PR WIRE)–August 31, 2007–República, a Miami-based national branding, advertising, entertainment and communications company, has promoted Marilu Del Toro, previously a senior account executive, to the position of group account manager. Del Toro will now oversee strategy and daily client service for several of the firm’s national accounts.
Before joining República, Del Toro was senior account executive and Hispanic market specialist at Wragg & Casas Public Relations, where she worked with clients such as Florida Power & Light Company, Akerman Senterfitt, and Collier Resources Corporation.
“Marilu is a reflection of the best Miami has to offer,” said Jorge A. Plasencia, Chairman/CEO of República. “She is a seasoned communications professional who understands the general and Hispanic markets and brings her skill and expertise of both to the team.”
Del Toro has a bachelor’s degree in English from Cornell University, and is completing a master’s degree in international relations from Florida International University. Prior to Wragg & Casas, she worked as communications director of the Directorio Democratico Cubano, a nongovernmental political organization based in Miami. She is a graduate of the 2005-2006 Leadership Miami class and a Big Sister in the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Miami.
“Our clients are looking for a company that provides a fresh approach but still has the knowledge and relationships to make things happen,” said Luis Casamayor, President/Chief Creative Officer of República. “República has profound knowledge of the markets our clients want to reach, and with key additions such as Marilu, the service and support they need,” he said.
Founded in 2006 by Jorge Plasencia and Luis Casamayor, República is a full-service branding, advertising, communications and entertainment agency based in Miami. República’s portfolio ranges from blue chip consumer product accounts to cutting-edge digital media and technology companies as well as artists managed by the company’s entertainment division. República’s multi-cultural team of professionals is committed to providing its clients with excellence in creative, design, and strategic marketing concepts based on its unparalleled experience in Florida, the United States and Latin America.