28-year-old hope Hicks, a native of Connecticut, will replace Anthony of Scaramucci as Director of the communications division of the White house, said on Wednesday, August 16, edition of The Daily Caller, citing its own sources in the administration of Washington.
Hicks is cooperating with trump since October 2014. She worked in the electoral team from the first days of his campaign and has a reputation as one of the most loyal of employees.
New press Secretary has no political experience. Previously, she worked in a PR firm Hiltzik Strategies, where he met Ivanka trump, daughter of future US President went there to promote their brand.
Donald trump in an interview called her «an outstanding person». In June of this year the White house released data on wages, which show that Hicks gets 179.700 dollars per year and is one of the highest paid employees of the administration, including Kellyann Conway and Steve Bannon.
The post remained vacant after the dismissal of Anthony’s Scaramucci, a financier from wall street, who was appointed to the post of Director of communications on 21 July and left this chair ten days later. After Scaramucci got into the White house, resigned spokesman Sean Spicer.
A few days after the inauguration of Scaramucci dined in the company of Donald trump, his wife Melanie, host of FOX News channel, Sean Hannity and a former top network Executive bill Shine. This meeting became known from the journalist The New Yorker’s Ryan Lizzy, who spoke about her on the social network Twitter.
The next day, Scaramucci called the journalist and, in no uncertain terms, demanded that the source of his information. He was confident that the information received from the chief of staff of the Raines of Primus, whom he also criticized in this conversation.
Ryan Lizza published a transcript of the conversation without any notes in the New Yorker, and the next day Primus resigned, and his place was taken by John Kelly.