Succession Planning and Building a Family Legacy with Amanda Hill and Owen Cullen
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Succession planning is a process not an event. But when the succession includes family members, how do you ensure a smooth process without upsetting the family dynamic?

Amanda Hill is CEO of Three Box, where she counsels Fortune 500 companies and meteoric brands with strategic communications. She holds the Accredited in Public Relations credential and degrees from Baylor University and The University of Texas at Austin. In 2019, Amanda was named a “40 Under 40” by the Dallas Business Journal.

Owen Cullen is Managing Director of Cullen Communications, the Dublin-based PR agency that is Ireland’s sole member of PRGN. In addition to running the family business, Owen is also Chairperson of the Public Relations Consultants Association (PRCA), the representative body for Ireland’s PR consultancies.

Your host for this episode of PRGN Presents is Abbie Fink, vice president/general manager of HMA Public Relations in Phoenix, Arizona and a founding member of PRGN. Her marketing communications background includes skills in media relations, digital communications, social media strategies, special event management, crisis communications, community relations, issues management, and marketing promotions for both the private and public sectors, including such industries as healthcare, financial services, professional services, government affairs and tribal affairs, as well as not-for-profit organizations.

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