Participants should be high-potential, mid-level managers in public relations, communications and public affairs who are on career tracks leading toward senior-level corporate communications or public relations positions. To enhance discussion and preserve an intimate learning exchange each Executive Forum session is restricted to 35 registrants.
Those attending should be either employed in some aspect of communications or public relations at Global 1,000 corporations or work with a public relations firm.
Representatives of the following companies have attended previous sessions of the Public Relations Executive Forum:
Aetna, Airbus, Allied Signal, Allstate Insurance Co., Alticor, Altria, American Electrical Power, American International Group, AT&T, Ameritech, Arthur Andersen, ArvinMeritor Automotive, AstraZeneca, Avery Dennison, Bank of America, Bank of Montreal, Bank One Corp., Baxter International, Bayer Corp., Bell Atlantic, BellSouth, Blue Cross & Blue Shield, Bob Evans Farms, Inc., Boeing, Burger King Corp., BurrellesLuce, Burlington Northern Santa Fe, Business Roundtable, Canadian Tire Corp., Case Corp., CBS, Cephalon, Chrysler, CNF Transportation, ConArgr Foods, Corning, Covidien, Deere & Co., Dell, Deloitte & Touche, DuPont, Eastman Chemical Co., Eaton Corp., Edward Jones, Electrolux, Electronic Data Systems, Entergy, Exelon, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Fannie Mae, FedEx, First Chicago NBD, First USA, General Electric, General Mills, General Motors, Gillette, Goodyear, Grainger, Grumman Corp., Harley-Davidson Motor Co., Harris Bank, Henkel AG & Co., Hershey Foods, Hormel Foods, IBM, Imation Corp., International Multifoods, International Paper, International Truck & Engine, ITT Industries, Irvine Co., Janssen-Cilag Asia Pacific, Johnson & Johnson, Kaiser Permanente, Kellogg Co., Kemper Insurance, Kerr-McGee Corp., Kraft Foods, Inc., Louisiana-Pacific, McDonnell Douglas, Mead Corp., Meredith Corp., Merrill Lynch, Meta Bank, Michelin, Molson Breweries, Motorola, Nationwide Insurance, NASDAQ Stock Market, Navistar, NCR Corp., Niagara Mohawk Power Corp., Nike, Nortel, Northwestern Mutual, Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc., Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceuticals, PaineWebber, PepsiCo Inc., Philip Morris Companies, Philips Electronics, PMJ Interconnection, PNC Financial Services Group, Pratt & Whitney, Praxair, Principal Financial Group, Prudential Financial, Qwest, Ralston Purina, Raytheon, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., Rockwell Automation, Rockwell International, Safeco Insurance, Sears, Roebuck and Co., Shell Oil Co., Siemens, Sprint, Staples, Swiss Re, Tellabs, Tenneco, Tennessee Valley Authority, Textron, 3M Corp., Toyota, TXU, USAA, U.S. Postal Service, Unisys, United Technologies, UPS, USG Corp., Walgreen Corp., We Energies, Waste Management, Westinghouse, Weyerhaeuser, Whirlpool, Xerox.
Dr. Don Wright, Director, IPR Executive Forum and Harold Burson Professor and Chair in Public Relations, Boston University (+1) 617-306-4006
Jenn Moyer, Foundation Operations Manager, Institute for Public Relations (+1) 352-392-0280