Barbara Edler Joins Hill & Knowlton USA to Lead Internal Communications SpecialtyHILL & KNOWLTON : Newsroom : Press Releases/Updates : 2004
...Barbara Edler Joins Hill & Knowlton USA to Lead Internal Communications Specialty
Press Release: May 3, 2004 (9:09 am)New York, NY, USA
For more information:Hill & Knowlton USA
today announced the appointment of Barbara Edler
as senior vice president and US director of internal communications, a specialty of the firm's corporate & financial practice.Edler
will be based in the firm's San Francisco office.
has spent more than 20 years counseling on enterprise-wide cultural challenges, and successfully aligning corporate strategies with efforts to motivate employees.
...Edler joins H&K from Burson-Marsteller, where she was managing director for the West Coast corporate/financial practice, and leader of its organizational communications team.
This is an opportunity to build on great work, and continue doing what I love the most, in a place with passionate, collaborative and creative people," said Edler
.Prior to B-M, she served for four years as assistant vice president of Institutional Marketing and PR at Saint Mary's College of California in Moraga.
From 1991-95, she
own marketing and PR agency, Edler & Associates
in Oakland, CA, consulting to small businesses.From 1989-91, Edler worked in Mergers & Acquisitions at Adams & Rinehart, the corporate/financial PR firm of Ogilvy PR in New York.Edler also served as vice president of marketing & advertising at The Bowery Savings Bank in New York (now Washington Mutual) from 1982-89, and was director of admissions at Russell Sage College in Troy, NY, in the early 1980s.