Barr’s staff and clients will move over to the firm with Barr taking over the title of vice president. She will report to exec VP Julie Nathanson.
Barr brings a list of clients that include Raven Symone, Laz Alonso, Avan Jogia, Robbie Amell, Jean-Luc Bilodeau, Rochelle Aytes and Italia Ricci.
“Shannon Barr has developed an excellent agency with deep expertise in entertainment public relations. She will enhance Rogers & Cowan’s diverse celebrity, film and TV content roster,” stated Tardio. “Barr and her team bring a savvy set of resources and passion to our agency; we’re thrilled to have them aboard.”