Bill Pendergast

Partner

Bill specializes in crisis communications, reputation-building and executive counsel.

He has worked across multiple industries for market-leading organizations including Altria (Philip Morris); AT&T; Booz Allen Hamilton; HP; Mars; Nestle; Reebok; Saudi Aramco; Shell and United Airlines. Prior to joining Brunswick Group, he was a senior partner with Fleishman-Hillard. There, he led several of the agency’s largest multi-national assignments; managed the Washington, DC office, and expanded the agency’s offerings in crisis communications, integrated communications and CEO counsel.

During his career, Bill conducted 500+ interviews as an on-the-record spokesperson; pioneered the development of truly global communications campaigns (and teams), and worked extensively in Europe, the Middle East and Sub-Saharan Africa.