Google Hires Dan Senor To Head Communications; Other DC Hires & Lobbying

Google has hired Dan Senor as vice president of global communications and strategy, replacing the spot vacated by Cindy McCaffrey earlier this year. Senor recently served as advisor to the US presidential envoy in Iraq. Rumors that he was being interviewed emerged last month. Google searches for, finds top level execs in D.C. from the Washington Business Journal has more details. The story also looks at hiring in the Washington DC area, including a manager of sales to US Defense Department agencies, efforts to apparently win more federal contracts, and the recent hiring of Alan Davidson, who apparently is heading up lobbying in Washington DC.