Special adviser, Dempsie, ‘votes’ for PR

A COMMUNICATIONS special adviser to First Minister, Alex Salmond, is moving: to become an associate director with one of Scotland’s best-known PR consultancies.

Jennifer Dempsie takes up the post in February, in the public affairs division of Weber Shandwick. She has served as a special adviser to Salmond since he became First Minister last year.

Dempsie’s appointment coincides with the internal promotion of Amy Rafferty, also to that of associate director.