Thomas Barat

Thomas Barat

– Founding President of American Hungarian Chamber of Commerce of New York

– Journalist/Photo journalist – N.Y. Bureau Chief of WBPI

– CEO/CCO at FIBRACO LLC – Editor in Chief of CCO Magazine

– Hon. President of the Radnoti Foundation, and Hon. President of Viadukt Foundation

– Founding President of the Media Self-regulating body Hungary


– President of the Ethical Comm. at Association of Hungarian Journalists MÚOSZ,

– Regional Director of Endowment for Democracy of Eastern Europe

– Prof. of Corp. Comm. at Budapest College of Management
– International Program Coordinator at TOURO College
– Past Secretary General, Past Executive Vice President, at present: Member Emeritus at Hungarian Public Relations Association
– Past Educational Director at European Media and Communication Institute
– Past Vice President at European Public Relations Confederation

Areas of expertise

Experience of journalism, press and media
O printed and electronic press writing and editing,
(magazines, radio, tv and on-line media; editor in chief)
O publishing (responsible publisher: printed publications)
and producing (producer: electronic media)

Experience of education
College and university level Professor, visiting lecturer of public relations, corporate communications and human relations
Education director of European Media and Communication Institute

Experience of integrated corporate communications
Trading companies, manufacturers and non-profit institutions
(out of these 18 years in the field of medical and pharmaceutical communication)
O Public Relations
O Marketing communications – publicity
O Human relations – internal communication
O Events organization (exhibitions, seminars, conferences)
O Spokesman of different corporations

Member of the

Society of Professional Journalists
Hungarian Public Relations Association (MPRSZ)
Association of Hungarian Journalists (MÚOSZ)
Affiliate Member of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR)
Honorary Member of the Russian Public Relations Association (RPRA)
Honorary Member of the Ukrainian PR League
Member of the Viadukt Foundation Hungary (Honorary President)
Member of the Radnóti Foundation (President)