Burson-Marsteller Worldwide President and CEO to Speak at BU

Contact: Ann Deveney, 617/353-2240 | devenea@bu.edu

(Boston) — Christopher Komisarjevsky, president and CEO of Burson-Marsteller Worldwide, will speak on “Integrity – The Final Frontier” at Boston University. The November 4 event is part of the BU College of Communication’s “Conversations: A Distinguished Lecture Series in Communication.”

Burson-Marsteller is a leading global public relations and public affairs firm and Komisarjevsky has been in his post since 1998. Prior to his worldwide leadership role, he was president and CEO of Burson-Marsteller’s U.S. operations. A widely published author of articles on a variety of public relations topics, he also lectures internationally on communications and business.

The Conversations distinguished-lecturer series was developed by College of Communication Dean John Schulz to foster discussion about contemporary communication issues among students, scholars, and working professionals. Past lecturers have included Academy Award-winning producer Sam Jaffe and Geoffrey Nyarota, a Nieman fellow at Harvard University.

The event is free and open to the public.

Event: Conversations with Christopher Komisarjevsky, president and chief executive officer of Burson-Marsteller Worldwide
Date: Thursday, November 4, 2004
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Place: Boston University College of Communication
Auditorium, Room 101
640 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, Mass.