Former NTV news anchor Mark Masai has landed a new role two months after being laid off by the Nation Media Group.
The celebrated news anchor has been appointed as the Director of Public Relations and Communications for PR and Marketing agency Professional Marketing Services, better known as the PMS Group.
In a statement on Friday, February 10, PMS Group stated that Mark would head its public relations and corporate communication department.
“PR and Marketing agency Professional Marketing Services, better known as the PMS GROUP has appointed Mark Masai as Director of Public Relations and Communications. The renowned journalist will Head the PR and Corporate Communication Team anchoring PMS Group's pole position in the market,” the statement reads in part.
PMS Group expressed confidence that Mark Masai’s experience in communication would help to shape its strategies and synergies necessary to promote the firm's brand image in the Africa PR landscape.
"In building a limitless center of communication excellence, talent is key. Mark's entrance into our firm manifests our commitment to disrupting Africa's PR and Communication market one country at a time" PMS Group CEO Joanne Mwangi stated.
Speaking after his appointment, Mark said that he has a knack for speaking to audiences and is ready to help the firm close deals and grow brands.
"Communication is my first language and I have a knack for speaking to an audience with a desired outcome. The market is open and I am ready to close the deals and grow brands," he said.
Mark Masai was on December 1, 2022, laid off by the Nation Media Group after 14 years of service.