ICON 2020 PRSA Virtual Conference

Michael McDougall, APR, Fellow PRSA

Michael McDougal
For the past two decades, Mike McDougall, APR, Fellow PRSA, has provided communications and public affairs counsel to some of the world’s most prominent organizations.

In 2011, he founded McDougall Communications (mcdougallpr.com), a reputation and communications management firm that works with clients across the Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific. He previously served as global vice president of Corporate Communications & Public Affairs for Bausch & Lomb, and as worldwide director of product and service public relations for Eastman Kodak Company’s $9 billion consumer division.

A leader whose advanced theories and techniques are at the heart of the profession’s evolution, Mike has garnered prominent international recognition, including a combined 12 Public Relations Society of America Silver Anvils and Awards of Excellence. Known for building high-performing teams, he guided Buck & Pulleyn to being named PRWeek’s Boutique Agency of the Year and Bausch & Lomb to be recognized a PRWeek Corporate Team of the Year finalist.

He is a frequent international conference speaker, university guest lecturer, a member of the PRSA College of Fellows and was elected to the Arthur W. Page Society. Mike lives in Honeoye Falls, N.Y. with his family.


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