Basic Info

Name:
Andy Polansky
Contributor Status:
Native AdVice
Initial Contribution Date:
12/30/2015
Primary Location:
New York, NY, USA

Career Info

Primary Industry:
Marketing / Advertising, Public Relations and Communications
Personal Career Headline:
CEO OF WEBER SHANDWICK
Business Description (One-Liner):

Public Relations Firm

Experience Timeline:
31-40 years of work experience

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Career Snapshot:

Andy Polansky is Chief Executive Officer of Weber Shandwick, one of the world’s leading global public relations firms with offices in 81 countries. Andy was named CEO in November 2012 after serving as global president since March 2004.

Andy has a long track record of outstanding client and business results. Under his direction, Weber Shandwick was named to the prestigious Advertising Age Agency A-List in 2014 and 2015, appearing for two consecutive years as the only PR firm on the list. Weber Shandwick was also named PRWeek’s 2015 Global Agency of the Year and The Holmes Report‘s 2015 and 2014 Global Agency of the Year, in addition to being recognized as a Best Place to Work by Advertising Age in 2015 and 2014 and PRWeek in 2013 and 2014.

What Else To Know

Your Business's Motto?:

“engaging, always.”

One food and drink on earth, what would you choose?:

My mother-in-law’s meatballs with a glass of my favorite cabernet.

What literature is on your bed stand?:

At the moment it is “The Road to Character” by David Brooks, a terrific New York Times columnist.

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