PR.Konektor strengthens its leadership team
Former managing director of Ogilvy PR appointed executive director of PR.Konektor
PR.Konektor, Eurocom Worldwide’s member agency in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, has announced the appointment of Radek Vítek to its leadership team as executive director. Radek was previously Managing Director at Ogilvy PR for eight years. PR.Konektor is one of the most dynamic PR agencies in this region and Radek will be responsible for corporate communication development and multiple PR services.
The current partners of PR.Konektor will focus on the development of activities other than traditional PR – Jaroslav Duroň will be in charge of Corporate Social Responsibility as well as for the Slovak branch of PR.Konektor, and Rostislav Starý will lead the integration of online and offline communication activities as well as digital PR. Rostislav is also the group leader for CEE markets at the global PR network Eurocom Worldwide.
“During recent years we have achieved significant growth and we are well established in our markets. Now we will be even stronger with Radek as a member of our leadership team and this will boost PR.Konektor’s service development even further” commented Jaroslav Duroň.
PR.Konektor’s new director Radek Vítek said: “In my opinion PR.Konektor is one of the most exciting companies among communication and PR agencies in the Czech Republic. It is an extremely ambitious company with a strong portfolio of services and a very impressive awards history. PR.Konektor’s team members generate many original ideas – and personally, I go along with their philosophy of the strategic connection between creativity and efficiency in all communication matters. That’s why I am really excited about our future cooperation.“
Radek has more than 20 years of experience in the PR business. Before joining PR.Konektor he was the Managing Director at Ogilvy PR for eight years and prior to that he led GCI Praha (H+K Strategies) agency, the Czech branch of the international PR network of GCI Group, for almost 10 years. In 1992 he started work at PRAGMA Communications agency, one of the first PR agencies in the Czech market. After that he became responsible for Public Affairs activities in CEG Government Relations and he was the head of department of corporate communication and Public Affairs at Interel PR & PA. During his career, Radek Vítek has focused on corporate and product communications, change management, crisis communications and public affairs and he has successfully led many significant global as well as regional campaigns in these fields.
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About Eurocom Worldwide
Eurocom Worldwide was established in 2002 and is today one of the leading worldwide networks of independent, privately owned communications agencies. Together, we form a global business-to-business solution provider for PR, marketing communications and reputation management with a focus on key technology, industrial and commercial sectors. Eurocom Worldwide has 31 member agencies comprising over 500 communications specialists and consultants in 45 national capitals and centres of commerce around the globe. Our scope of business exceeds more than 1000 client enterprises and organizations in 77 countries across all five continents. For more information, visit www.eurocompr.com
PR.Konektor is a public relations agency following up on the successful tradition of PR POINT, adding deeper marketing insight of Konektor. The agency has operated in the Czech Republic since 2003. PR.Konektor is a long-term member of the Czech PR Agency Association and the International Communication Consultancy Organization and a holder of the Consultant Management Standard and a number of industry awards, both Czech and international. Apart from the Czech Republic, PR.Konektor also operates in Slovakia. As Eurocom Worldwide’s exclusive member agency in these markets PR.Konektor reaches out for the entire CEE region and operates on a global scale. For more information, visit www.prkonektor.cz