Peter Himler serves as President of the Publicity Club of New York, the oldest ongoing organization for PR professionals in the country. He has spoken or moderated technology and startup-focused panels at the annual WebSummit (Lisbon) and Collision Conferences (Toronto), and chairs the Marketing Advisory Council for Tufts University, from which he holds a BA in Political Science and French.
He was just named as the 6th most influential PR professional to follow from the list of “The Top 100 PR Influencers to Follow in 2021,” and was selected by AlwaysOn Media as a “Power Player in Business & Technology Media.” PR News named him PR Professional/Media Relations Executive of the Year, while PR Week cited his work on the program to build the National World War II Memorial as its Public Sector Campaign of the Year.
Peter’s blog, The Flack, earned a PR News Platinum Award as the year’s best blog and a SXSW Hive Award as best PR/Marcom blog. He’s been named to Ad Age’s Power 150 Blogger, and Twitter Power 150, and has he has advised Social Media Week and the Center for Communication.