Speaker Profile

Peter J. Verrengia
President and Senior Partner, Communications Consulting / FleishmanHillard

Peter J. Verrengia is president and senior partner of Communications Consulting Worldwide, a global reputation consulting business within FleishmanHillard, one of the largest international firms providing public relations, public affairs, brand marketing, digital and social engagement, crisis response and issue management services. Mr. Verrengia frequently works with clients in high-risk situations, including marketing and customer service conflicts, litigation and regulatory matters, CEO transitions, organizational transformation, responses to investigations or governance issues, market entry, and introduction of new strategies or critical new products and services. He and his colleagues have worked closely with major U.S. and foreign-based companies on a variety of situations where a company’s values have been on public display in response to political or social conflicts, and when companies or brands have stimulated or responded to attention from political leaders. Mr. Verrengia has worked on a range of crises, issues, scenario planning and reputation recovery assignments. Recent examples include recalls or product problems involving mobile phones, washing machines, drones, headphones and other consumer electronics. Peter has also represented clients responding to information leaks, data breaches, emergencies, and service and supply disruptions in the video game, airline, cruise and hospitality industries, pharmaceuticals, health and beauty products, and financial services, among others.