FleishmanHillard Promotes Courtney Quaye to General Manager of its Chicago Office
ST. LOUIS — FleishmanHillard today announced the promotion of Courtney Quaye to general manager of its Chicago office after an extensive internal and external search.
“Courtney has been an outstanding global client leader for a number of years, skillfully ensuring our clients are receiving the best ideas and work from the agency, while also ensuring our people have the resources they need to learn, grow and thrive,” said J.J. Carter, FleishmanHillard global COO and president, Americas. “His combination of caring for our clients and our colleagues, along with a clear vision for the future of FleishmanHillard in Chicago will make him terrific in this role.”
Quaye has been a part of the Chicago office since 2009, most recently leading the agency’s PepsiCo work where he oversees partnerships with multiple brands. His expertise spans consumer, lifestyle, sports, DE&I and business communications. Quaye is also passionate about DE&I and is actively involved in driving efforts on the client, office and agency levels.
Prior to joining FleishmanHillard, Quaye played significant roles in building, reinforcing and maintaining the reputations for major brands across industries including food, personal care and sports, at agencies including Edelman and Weber Shandwick.
FleishmanHillard specializes in public relations, reputation management, public affairs, brand marketing, digital strategy, social engagement and content strategy. FleishmanHillard was named 2021 PRovoke Global Agency of the Year, 2021 ICCO Network of the Year, 2021 Campaign Global PR Agency of the Year, 2022 PRWeek U.S. Agency of the Year and Outstanding Extra-Large Agency of the Year; 2021 PRovoke APAC Consultancy of the Year; 2021 PRWeek UK Large Consultancy of the Year; Human Rights Campaign Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality 2018-2021; and to Seramount’s (formerly Working Mother Media) “Top Companies for Executive Women” list 2010-2021. FleishmanHillard is part of Omnicom Public Relations Group, and has 75 offices in more than 30 countries, plus affiliates in 45 countries.
About Omnicom Public Relations Group
Omnicom Public Relations Group is a global collective of three of the top global public relations agencies worldwide and specialist agencies in areas including public affairs, language strategy, global health strategy and change management. As the largest group of communications professionals in the world, our employees provide expertise to companies, government agencies, NGOs and nonprofits across a wide range of industries. Omnicom Public Relations Group delivers for clients through a relentless focus on talent, continuous pursuit of innovation and a culture steeped in collaboration. Omnicom Public Relations Group is part of the Communications Consultancy Network, a division of Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE: OMC).