In a formal ceremony at the 2011 PR People Awards in Washington, Dave Senay, Fleishman-Hillard’s President and CEO, was inducted into the PR News Hall of Fame.
Dave Senay is a recognized expert with more than 30 years of experience in the field of public relations. He began his Fleishman-Hillard career in 1984, and since that time has held key positions in the network. He served as the general manager of the St. Louis headquarters office, as regional president for the Midwest, for Canada, for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. He became President and CEO of the firm in 2006 — the third CEO in the agency’s history.
A member of the prestigious Arthur W. Page Society, he served as PR jury president at the 2011 Cannes International Festival of Creativity. He also serves on the boards of the Council of Public Relations Firms, the Public Relations Seminar, the St. Louis Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America, Jazz St. Louis and the International Board of Junior Achievement. Dave Senay’s contribution to the development of the international PR industry and his role as Chief of Fleishman-Hillard led PRWeek journal to name him one of the 25 most powerful PR experts in 2011.
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