EO New Jersey to Host Fireside Chat with Michael Kempner

Michael Kempner will speak at a fireside chat from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 15 at the Queen Room of LaReggia, 40 Wood Ave., Secaucus, N.J., which is in the Meadowlands Plaza Hotel (add to calendar). Lunch will be provided.

Michael Kempner started MWW in 1986 with just a typewriter, a single client and a one-room office in New Jersey. Today, as MWW’s founder, president and CEO, Kempner manages one of the largest public relations firms in the world. In 2010, he led a management buy-back of the firm to restore the firm to its independent and entrepreneurial roots. MWW is one of the 10 largest independent public relations firms in the United States and has been named PR Agency of the Year by the International Business Awards, The Sabre Awards and PR News. In addition, MWW has been named Digital Agency of the Year and has been inducted into PR News’ Corporate Social Responsibility A-List.

A nationally recognized authority on reputation management, crisis management, public affairs, business-to-business, consumer marketing and corporate social responsibility, Kempner has counseled some of the world’s most prominent executives, organizations and companies. Kempner is known for his candor, commitment to community service and personal attention to clients needs. He is an author and speaker on a variety of public relations, management, entrepreneurship and marketing issues, and he is a frequent blogger at www.straighttalk.com and a contributor to the Huffington Post.

Kempner has been honored with several of the industry’s top recognitions, including International Business Awards 2012 PR Executive of the Year; Bulldog Stars of PR 2012 Agency Professional of the Year and PR Blogger of the Year; American Business Awards 2012 Executive of the Year; PR News CSR Awards 2012 PR Professional of the Year; PR Week’s 2010 Public Relations Executive of the Year; a Lifetime Achievement Award by PR News; and Michael CSR Professional of the Year. He was inducted into the PR News Hall of Fame in 2009.

An active member of his community, Kempner has served as a member of the White House Council for Community Solutions, appointed by President Barack Obama, and as a founding board member of ConnectOne Bank. Kempner is also a board member of Goodwill Industries International and the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship.

Event: Fireside Chat with Michael Kempner

Date: April 15, 2014

Time: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Location: Queen Room of LaReggia, 40 Wood Ave., Secaucus, NJ (located in the Meadowlands Plaza Hotel)

Please note parking is behind the Meadowlands Plaza Hotel – DO NOT park across the street or you will be towed!

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