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 Date: April 20, 2009 Contact:  Paula Cobler 361-570-4350

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Principal of marketing communications agency to speak about enhancing business presentation skills


 

Ward Pennebaker

KATY Ė One of the principals of a Houston-based marketing communications firm and a graduate of Harvard University will talk about how to enhance business presentation skills on April 29.

 

The public is invited to the free presentation by Ward Pennebaker of Pennebaker Fifth Ring from 6 to 7 p.m. at the University of Houston System at Cinco Ranch, 4242 S. Mason Road.

 

Pennebaker graduated cum laude with a bachelorís degree in psychology from Harvard University. He has experience in design and art direction at advertising agencies and Exxon Co., USA. He formed Pennebaker Fifth Ring in 1984 and acts as the chief branding, marketing and positioning strategist at the firm. His proprietary messaging and positioning process is used in companies throughout the world. For more information, go to www.pennebakerfifthring.com.

 

Pennebakerís talk is being sponsored by the University of Houston-Victoria School of Business Administration. UHV offers many of the programs available at the UH System at Cinco Ranch.

 

For more information about the presentation, contact Anuva Banik, international student services coordinator for the UHV business school, at banika@uhv.edu or 832-842-2857.

 

 

The University of Houston-Victoria, located in the heart of the Coastal Bend region, offers courses leading to more than 65 bachelorís and masterís degree programs and concentrations in the schools of Arts & Sciences, Business Administration, Education & Human Development, and Nursing. UHV provides face-to-face classes at its Victoria campus as well as teaching sites in Fort Bend, Harris and Montgomery counties, and online classes that students can take from anywhere. Since its founding in 1973, UHV has provided students with a quality university education from excellent faculty at an affordable price.