Trade association DISCUS has appointed a new PR director

Trade association DISCUS has appointed a new PR director

The Distilled Spirits Council of the United States (DISCUS) has appointed Alexandra Sklansky its new public relations director.

The trade body confirmed to just-drinks today (19 April) that Sklansky takes over from Danielle Eddy, who was in the position for almost four years. Eddy is moving to become director of public relations, sales & marketing at New York-based Hillrock Estate Distillery.

Before joining DISCUS, Sklansky represented brands such as Diageo and E&J Gallo at New York public relations agencies including Taylor Global and Hunter Public Relations.

Last month, DISCUS announced that Campari America had joined the trade association.