Posts: Rob Flaherty

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Rob Flaherty is Chairman of Ketchum, the global communications consultancy with 130 offices and affiliates worldwide. He is on the board of the Arthur W. Page Society, the Institute for Public Relations and the advisory board of Room to Read, which focuses on literacy and girls education in developing nations. Follow Rob on Twitter at @flahertyrob.

Income Disparity: Corporations Need to Act Now or Feel Pain Soon

by Rob Flaherty| January 28, 2015

As Seen In… The Huffington Post “A problem well put is half solved,” said the great pragmatist John Dewey. But a problem ignored is an imminent crisis. That seems to be the case with the pervasive problems that flow from income disparity. The crisis is near, but perhaps with pragmatic and courageous leadership we can […]

Two Legends: Separated by Time and Space, But United in Their World View

by Rob Flaherty| January 23, 2015

For some reason, the World Economic Forum likes to present some of the biggest names in government and business in a relatively intimate setting. Rather than feature them in the plenary hall that accommodates 1,500 people – a room these world figures could easily fill – they schedule a session in a room called Agenda […]

Why We WEF

by Rob Flaherty| January 20, 2015

As Seen In… The Holmes Report The World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting begins tomorrow in Davos, Switzerland, and I have the privilege of once again representing Ketchum at the week-long gathering of approximately 2,500 company CEOs, heads of state and NGO leaders. Five Ketchum senior partners have attended Davos over the years and several […]

Welcome to 2015! (Video)

by Rob Flaherty| January 6, 2015

As we enter 2015, I’m proud to share Ketchum’s multimedia year in review, which features a look back at 2014 and a look ahead to the trends that will shape our world in the coming year. We spent 2014 working in partnership with our clients to create break through work and evolving our expertise to better […]