ST LOUIS: Fleishman-Hillard has appointed two regional presidents
in the US.
David Senay and Peter Verrengia have been promoted by F-H chairman and
chief executive officer John Graham to oversee operations on the West
Coast and East Coast of America respectively.
'Both are proven leaders who exemplify the commitment to serving clients
and developing staff that remains so crucial to our success,' said
Senay joined F-H in 1984 and has worked across a wide range of
disciplines in marketing, corporate and crisis communications. He helped
develop brands for Nortel Networks and Coca-Cola.
He is currently general manager of the firm's world HQ in St Louis, a
role he will keep as well as taking on numerous corporate
Verrengia - who joined F-H in 1987 - is to retain his general manager
duties at F-H's New York office, and is to oversee the firm's Boston
He founded the firm's NY-based communications arm and he has a
background in financial and corporate PR. He has headed accounts for
Exxon Mobil, DuPont and JP Morgan Chase.
The appointments bring the number of regional presidents to eight across
F-H's global network.
F-H has become the world's leading PR firm, according to figures
released by the Council of Public Relations Firms last month (PRWeek, 4