FOUNDER AND SENIOR PARTNER
Founder and Senior Partner Bill Weger, MA, believes building a successful public relations and marketing firm is more than just winning contracts and keeping clients – it’s about influencing outcomes. He is a nationally recognized expert in communications and social marketing with more than 20 years of experience working for and with public relations agencies, corporations, state and federal government, associations and nonprofits.
He has worked closely with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, National Institutes of Health, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and leading nonprofits and foundations, including the American Red Cross, Epilepsy Foundation, Lutheran Services in America and the W.K. Kellogg Foundation. He has led local and national campaigns that generated millions of media impressions, including ABC World News Tonight, CBS Evening News, Forbes, PBS, NPR, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, USA Today, and the Chicago Tribune.
He has won 73 national awards for marketing communications. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism from the University of Maryland, College Park, and a Master of Arts degree in Public Communications from American University. He is a former journalist who wrote for dailies, weeklies and Associated Press. He is currently a columnist for PR TACTICS, a Public Relations Society of America publication.
Bill enjoys running and has completed nine marathons in cities across the country, from Philadelphia to San Francisco. Along the way, he has helped to raise funds for cancer research.