Donn Walker is one of the biggest names in crisis management globally, having handled some of the airline industry’s biggest mishaps, product recalls for car makers nationwide, and the financial fallouts on Wall Street.
At Carrier, Donn provides clients the same counsel he gives such industry leaders as Disney, General Motors and Tenet Healthcare when rolling out new products or programs impacting thousands of employees and customers worldwide.
He has appeared on CNN, BBC, CBS, MSNBC, Fox News, and NPR, and has been interviewed by The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today and the Financial Times.
Donn's background as a reporter for the Los Angeles Times, Salt Lake City Desert News, and the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, gives him a keen awareness of the ways clients can insure their best soundbites and quotes don't end up on the cutting room floor.
As a corporate spokesman, he understands the need to develop a sound communications strategy that works throughout the organizationwith consistent messaging — from advertising and branding to employee and shareholder engagement. His integrated communications strategies also prepares organizations for unforeseen crisis and motivates leaders for future marketplace opportunities.
He has worked closely with Fortune 500 companies, C-suite executives, industry experts, financial networks, and technology teams, preparing them for media appearances and public presentations, and brings to Carrier his unique sensibilities and insights.