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Lewis PR acquires global Davies Murphy Group

By Angela Haggerty, Reporter

June 10, 2013 | 2 min read

Lewis PR has acquired Boston-based PR and marketing consultancy the Davies Murphy Group, strengthening its worldwide network of offices.

Global: Lewis PR has acquired the Davies Murphy Group

The Davies Murphy Group (DMG) has offices across the US, UK and Germany and its technology company client list includes Dell, IBM, Mastercard, DataCore, Giganet and Qumas. DMG will become a wholly owned division of Lewis PR and report to the agency's executive vice president, Morgan McLintic. Founder Eric Davies and business partner Andy Murphy will keep their roles.

CEO of Lewis PR, Chris Lewis, said: "There can be no clearer statement of our global ambitions that this deal with DMG. This is the third acquisition Lewis has made in the last five years and we're proud to welcome the DMG team."

VP of Lewis PR Morgan McLintic added: "Davies Murphy Group is a PR and marketing powerhouse in Boston, with a true focus on exceptional client service. In DMG we have a partner which shares our global vision, our integrated communications approach and our commitment to client success."

Lewis PR now has global revenues of more than $45m, $20m of which comes from the US arm of the business.

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