Fleishman-Hillard Appoints Sally Woo Senior Vice President, Head of Regional Talent Development
HONG KONG, Aug. 30, 2012 – Fleishman-Hillard International Communications continues to strengthen its team with the appointment of Sally Woo as senior vice president, head of talent development for Asia Pacific. She is based in Hong Kong, reporting to Lynn Oppelt, senior vice president and senior partner for talent development at the firm's U.S. headquarters.
Woo brings more than 15 years of human resources experience. She began her career as a senior personnel recruiter with search firm Heidrick & Struggles, and most recently served BASF as regional human resources business partner, managing a broad range of talent functions across Asia.
“Ensuring that Fleishman-Hillard always maintains its distinguishing trait as â€˜a place where exceptionally talented people do the best work of their lives' is a serious commitment that we make to staff and clients,” said Lynne Anne Davis, Fleishman-Hillard president for Asia Pacific. “We are delighted to have Sally on board to lead a top-quality team of talent development professionals across the region, dedicated to driving people-focused strategies and career support programs. Our business is fueled by great talent, and we continue to invest heavily in attracting and retaining the best in our industry across Asia Pacific.”
Woo graduated from the Chinese University of Hong Kong with a bachelor's degree in business and completed a human resources executive program at the University of Michigan. She is multilingual in English, Mandarin, Cantonese and Japanese.
Fleishman-Hillard Inc., one of the world's leading strategic communications firms, has built its reputation on creating integrated solutions that deliver what its clients value most: meaningful, positive and measurable impact on the performance of their organizations. The firm is widely recognized for excellent client service and a strong company culture founded on teamwork, integrity and personal commitment. Based in St. Louis, the firm operates throughout North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East, Africa and Latin America through its 80 owned offices. For more information, visit the Fleishman-Hillard website at www.fleishmanhillard.com. Fleishman-Hillard is a part of Diversified Agency Services, a division of Omnicom Group Inc.
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