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Eric Rabe

1968 , Journalism and Broadcasting

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Senior Communications Counselor


Rabe, an expert in new and social media, has over 25 years experience in major national public relations and 15 years prior work in TV news. He specializes in public relations strategy development and execution, branding and corporate identity, competitive analysis, crisis communications and marketing and communications strategies. As a senior communications counselor and CEO, Rabe advised management and led public relations and marketing communications teams to support major product launches and deployments. He has led communications campaigns for three of the largest telecommunications industry mergers, speeding regulatory approval and solidifying the company behind the new organization. He acted as a key corporate spokesman during crises including the 9/11 terrorist attacks and labor negotiations. Rabe is a spokesperson and frequent speaker at professional conferences.