CLEVELAND: Dix & Eaton president Chas Withers has expanded his role to become COO of the firm.
Withers' additional responsibilities will include day-to-day operations, client service, staff management and development, practice development, and marketing. He will continue to serve as president and counsel clients in external relations, crisis communications, marketing, and branding.
Prior to rejoining Dix & Eaton in 2000, Withers was MD of strategic marketing and communications for Miami-based international consulting firm Answerthink. He was a senior account executive in Dix & Eaton's media relations practice from 1995 to 1997.
Withers has also served as media relations director at Case Western Reserve University and in corporate communications roles at Malone Public Relations and Children's Hospital Medical Center of Akron.