BABC Chicago: 2014 Speaker Series: Edelman CEO Richard Edelman | Feb. 5
PRSA Chicago partner, the British-American Business Council (BABC) Chicago, is hosting a luncheon event featuring speaker, Richard Edelman. Mr. Edelman is the president and CEO of Edelman, the world’s largest public relations firm, with 67 offices and 4,800 employees worldwide.
Networking, lunch and a Q&A session are included. Register here by Monday, Feb. 3 EOD.
President and CEO, Edelman (@EdelmanPR)
Richard Edelman is the president and CEO of the world’s largest public relations firm with 67 offices and 4,800 employees worldwide.
The firm was named “PR Agency of the Decade” by both Advertising Age and The Holmes Report, and “Large Agency of the Year” in 2011 by PRWeek US.
Mr. Edelman has extensive experience in marketing and reputation management, with current assignments for Dairy Management Inc., Hewlett-Packard, Penn State, PepsiCo and SAP.
Richard topped PRWeek‘s list of powerful executive in 2013. He is regarded as an industry thought leader and posts weekly to his blog, 6 A.M.
He serves on the Board of Directors of the Ad Council, the Atlantic Council, the Children’s Aid Society and the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations. He is a member of the World Economic Forum, the Arthur Page Society and PR Seminar.
Mr. Edelman has a bachelor’s degree from Harvard College and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Click here to register.
When: Wednesday, Feb. 5; 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. CST
Where: Maggiano’s Little Italy (Banquet Entrance), 516 N. Clark St., Chicago
Attire: Business Casual