FleishmanHillard names Wojciech Waglowski General Manager in Warsaw
WARSAW, May 19, 2016 – FleishmanHillard announced today that Wojciech Waglowski has been appointed general manager of FleishmanHillard’s Warsaw operation, effective June 1, 2016.
Waglowski has more than 15 years of experience in the public relations and communications industry. He joined FleishmanHillard in 2004 in the second year of the company’s presence in Poland. Waglowski specializes in the technology, telecommunication and energy sectors. He also started, developed and led the public affairs practice in Poland.
“In the 10+ years that I have been with FleishmanHillard, I have greatly enjoyed contributing to the Warsaw office’s success,” said Waglowski. “I look forward to leading this talented team, and building our programs and talent to bring our clients the most cutting-edge and creative communications strategies.”
Julia Kozak, who opened FleishmanHillard’s office in Poland in 2003 and led it over 13 years, steps down as general manager of the Warsaw office. “After such a long time with this fantastic agency, gaining amazing experiences and leading such talented people, I feel it’s time for a break,” said Kozak. “I am immensely proud of the team’s achievements and grateful that Wojciech has agreed to take over. I know he’ll be great.”
“Wojciech Waglowski brings strong strategic thinking and vast communication knowledge to the Warsaw team, as well as proven leadership abilities,” said John Saunders, president and CEO of FleishmanHillard. “I am confident that he will maintain the office’s commitment to outstanding client service and the agency’s growth trajectory in the Polish market. I express my sincere gratitude to Julia for being an inspirational leader to her team and a wonderful person to work with. I wish her all the best as she looks ahead for new pastures.”
FleishmanHillard specializes in public relations, reputation management, public affairs, brand marketing, digital strategy, social engagement and content strategy. FleishmanHillard was named PRWeek’s 2014 Global Agency of the Year, “Standout Agency” on Advertising Age’s 2013 A-List; NAFE’s “Top 50 Companies for Executive Women” for 2010-2016; and among PRWeek’s 2013 “Best Places to Work.” The firm’s award-winning work is widely heralded, including at the Cannes International Festival of Creativity. FleishmanHillard is part of the DAS Group of Companies, and more than 85 offices in 30 countries, plus affiliates in 43 countries. Visit us at www.fleishmanhillard.com.
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