COLUMBIA,Public relations and marketing agency CarterTodd & Associates has hired Betsy Clarkson as an account manager.

Prior to joining CarterTodd, Clarkson was with The Gillespie Agency. She has a background in the manufacturing, high-tech, retail, and financial services industries.

At CarterTodd, based in Columbia, SC, Clarkson will focus on managing accounts, as well as new business development.