Former city spokesperson joins consulting company
November 21st, 2016
Becky Carroll has hired former City Hall spokesperson Mika Stambaugh to join her C-Strategies consulting company and help kick off “The Broad Cast,” a podcast featuring professional women talking about public affairs, media and business.
Stambaugh was spokesperson for the city’s Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection, which deals with ride-sharing, house-sharing, tobacco and liquor ordinances and other issues. She also previously worked as a field producer for CBS News in Chicago.
She will be a vice president at C-Strategies, which along with consulting and the podcast is expanding to co-host experiential events and publish branded content.
Stambaugh joins a growing list of former City Hall public-information officers now working in the private sector. Take a look at the names here.
Carroll previously worked as was chief communications officer for Chicago Public Schools.