Mike Carberry is one of the most knowledgeable business strategists globally, bringing to Carrier his highly sought after and prodigious communications expertise, from the White House to boardrooms around the world. Inducted into PR News’ Hall of Fame, his longtime leadership has helped redefine and expand the roles communicators play, with more than 35 years of public relations, advertising and market research experience.
As the former CEO of Henry J. Kaufman & Associates, a wholly owned subsidiary of London based Shandwick PLC and Chairman of Earle Palmer Brown’s Washington office, his strategic insights have been incalculable in nearly every industry, as well as having contributed communications strategy to federal agencies, ranging from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to the Pentagon. How you communicate is always a measure of success, and Mike remains one of the most influential worldwide.
Mike was also the founding partner of Porter, Novelli & Associates, one of the world’s leading public relations agencies, with subsidiaries that include the first corporate and marketing communications agency dedicated to the bio-tech and life sciences industry. It’s that kind of commitment and foresight that enables Mike to make sure our clients are able to communicate what they want to say, with the same passion and clarity that has made him an industry legend.
Whether communicating federal budgets, annual reports or global advertising pitches, his expertise is a guiding source for some of the most influential business leaders, as well as providing sound strategies for handling crisis situations.
Beyond the workplace, Mike was an adjunct professor at Georgetown University’s School of Business and American University’s MBA program. and a retired colonel in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve.