Prophet Brand Strategy, a strategic professional services agency, is adding staff and expanding with the opening of an office in Chicago headed by Managing Partner Scott Davis. Mr. Davis previously was senior partner and founder of Kuczmarski & Associates' Brand Asset Management practice. Prophet recently launched Pottery Barn's new online store, the third Williams-Sonoma unit it has taken online. Also joining Prophet: Brenda Smith, managing partner, New York, from IBM Consulting Group's finance industry practice; Cindy Levine to VP-marketing, Prophet, Chicago, from Envision, a brand strategy consultancy; and Rose Kim to chief information officer, Prophet, San Francisco, from an independent management consultant.
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