29 September 2021

Miller Johnson Represents Ownership Change at Martin Waymire

Martin Waymire, a Lansing, Michigan public relations firm, announced this week the firm’s ownership will be transitioning as its current partners prepare for retirement.  Roger Martin will retire at the end of this year and David Waymire will retire at the end of 2022.  Vice Presidents Angela Minicuci, Andie Poole, and Josh Hovey will assume ownership of the firm starting January 1, 2022.

“Josh, Angela and Andie have been leading company and client operations since the start of this year and have earned the respect and trust of our growing team and our growing book of clients,” Roger Martin said. “We have full confidence that this talented, skilled and experienced team will continue Martin Waymire’s reputation of excellent work at the highest levels of our profession.”

Founded in 2004, Martin Waymire has a long track record of effectively managing public relations, advocacy and issue campaigns for small to large corporations, coalitions and associations in industries and policy areas including health care, public health, utilities and energy, high tech, insurance, casino gaming, K-12 and higher education, public transportation, telecommunications, local, county and state governments, the beverage industry and more. The firm employs 14 full-time workers and three student practitioners.

Miller Johnson acted as legal advisor to the new owners in the transaction with Aimee Jachym taking the lead and Caitlin Farrell assisting.

Martin Waymire
( Martin Waymire proudly supports clients working to make Michigan a better place. The agency has earned the trust and respect of hundreds of clients, managing award-winning public relations, digital marketing and advocacy campaigns with winning results. Based in Lansing, Michigan, Martin Waymire is considered one of the top public relations firms in the state with clients including McLaren Greater Lansing, Michigan State University and Waste Management.

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