Pinckney Hugo Group, a full-service marketing communications firm, has promoted CHRIS BLAKLEY to director of marketing technology, and SUZANNE RICE to senior digital-media strategist. Blakley was previously senior digital design and development strategist and has been with the agency for more than nine years. He is a Google Qualified Individual with a certification in Google Analytics IQ. Blakley has a bachelor’s degree in graphic design from SUNY Oswego. Rice was previously a digital-media strategist and has been with the agency for more than two years. She is a Google Qualified Individual with certifications in Google Ads, Search Advertising, and Google Analytics IQ. She has a bachelor’s degree in communication and rhetorical studies from Syracuse University.