Ryan Peal has joined Fleishman-Hillard as general manager of the agency’s Los Angeles office.
Peal has spent the past two decades representing firms in the technology, automotive, beverage, entertainment and lifestyle sectors. He recently was a consultant with Hill and Knowlton in the U.S., and before that, oversaw that agency’s Asia Pacific region as creative director. He also worked at creative firm Momentum Worldwide in Sydney, as PR and social media director and director of integrated marketing.
For nearly a decade at H+K Los Angeles, Peal lead a portfolio of major lifestyle brands that included Adidas, Boost Mobile, Pernod Ricard, THQ and Yahoo!. Fleishman-Hillard LA’s client list includes AT&T, Bayer, Electronic Arts, Hyatt, Panera and Visa.
On the entertainment front, Peal has managed Motorola’s North American biz for seven years and globally for three years, working closely with celebrities and athletes.