From the President
Welcome to PRCA-Montgomery. Thanks for visiting our site. I’m honored to be serving as 2014 President, and excited to carry the 2013 board’s momentum into this new year. 2014 will be packed with terrific professional development opportunities, networking events, and much more. We hope you’ll join us.More
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August – September 2014
Robert Burns is currently senior manager of public relations for Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama in Montgomery, Alabama. Robert joined the company more than six years ago to oversee media relations, advertising, community relations, internal communications, and factory tours for the Hyundai’s only U.S. assembly plant.
Before joining Hyundai, Robert spent 9 years working for Georgia-Pacific (GP) in Atlanta, Georgia. His experience at GP included directing public relations for five consumer products manufacturing locations, human resources and labor relations issues. He was senior manager of communications for GP’s North American Commercial Tissue Business and Communication Papers. Other positions within GP included communication manager for GP’s Palatka, Florida Consumer Products tissue mill which manufactured Brawny Paper Towels, Quilted Northern and Angel Soft bath tissue.
Prior to joining Georgia-Pacific, Robert served in public relations and communications roles for International Paper and the State of Mississippi. He also worked in broadcast television.
Join us for Robert’s presentation, and RSVP by Noon July 7th.