Burson-Marsteller established in 1953, is a leading global public relations and communications firm operating in 98 countries across six continents. The firm’s worldwide network consists of 68 offices and 73 affiliate offices. With offices in Zurich, Berne and Geneva, the Swiss team now has around 45 skilled professionals providing services in the fields of Corporate & Financial Communications, Crossmedia, Energy & Environment, Healthcare & Science Communications and Public Affairs. Burson-Marsteller is a part of Young & Rubicam Brands, a subsidiary of WPP (NASDAQ: WPPGY), one of the world’s leading communications services networks.
For more information, please visit www.burson-marsteller.com
Swisscom is Switzerland's leading telecoms provider, with 6.2 million mobile customers, 791,000 Swisscom TV customers and around 1.7 million broadband connections (retail).
Swisscom Event & Media Solution Ltd is a subsidiary of Swisscom Broadcast Ltd and a leading company in the field of event & media services. Its solutions cover a broad field of application, from live and on-demand streaming, distance learning, webcast solutions, interactive video and web TV productions, development of video platforms and consultancy to unlimited video delivery. A broad spectrum of forward-looking, temporary communication, information and IT services for event organisers, companies, associations and media enterprises completes its service portfolio. The company employs 40 staff.
For more information, please visit www.swisscom.ch/SEM
META Communication Switzerland offers media monitoring and media analysis services. Based in Switzerland and Germany it is partnering with Ausschnitt Medienbeobachtung, Argus der Presse and the LINK Institut for market research. All of these brands are leading providers in their fields. META Communication Switzerland is focussing its competence and capabilities to service large organisations with tailored solutions in issue-monitoring and -management, qualitative media analysis and full-picture communication controlling services
The SPRI committed since 1969 for a comprehensive and in-service training of communication specialists, and places great emphasis on practical relevance. Since the founding of SPRI in 1969, the Institute focuses on education and training in the field of PR. It takes a while in the Swiss PR training a leading position. This ensures a high quality of education can be ensured, the SPRI relies on first-class education partners. This secure access to the Institute profound PR expertise to form the connection to academic developments at the various universities. The SPRI focuses its activities mainly on the Swiss market and offers courses in Zurich, Berne, Lausanne and Geneva. Launched by the Confédération Européenne des Relations Publiques CERP (Confederation of European PR companies) is training and further education institute recognized and meets the content and quality requirements of the European Association of PR educators and researchers (European Public Relations Education and Research Association).
For more information, please visit www.spri.ch
EMScom Alumni Association
The Executive MScom Alumni Association is open to those who have obtained a degree or certificate of attendance from the Executive Masters of Science in Communications Management (EMScom) at the Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Lugano. Switzerland. The EMScom Program sponsors participants during the master’s program to be a part of the Executive MScom Alumni Association.
For more information, please visit www.mscomalumni.usi.ch