Hill+Knowlton Strategies China kicks off the year with recognition of its industry leadership as the agency’s President and CEO, QC Liang, is named Chairman of Suqin Club, the prestigious chamber of commerce of the Chinese communications industry.

Established in 2013, Suqin Club brings together great minds in the fields of public relations, advertising, events, media and other areas of communication, with senior professionals from agencies as well as industry-leading organisations such as Microsoft, JD.com, Unilever, Johnson & Johnson, and BMW.

The goals of the council are to strengthen the industry as a whole, provide high-end networking opportunities, and serve as an efficient value-sharing platform for the communications industry. As Chairman for 2017/18, QC Liang will oversee industry development, innovation, and implementation of key strategic initiatives designed to help deepen the influence of the council and bring together top communications professionals across China.

The appointment comes after a nomination process for the club’s top leadership role, and recognizes QC’s dedication and passion for serving the industry and the club’s strategic direction, as demonstrated through his previous role as the club’s inaugural Vice-Chairman.

Hill+Knowlton Strategies China President and CEO, QC Liang, comments, “I am humbled and honored to be chosen by our executive committee to spearhead the next phase of the Suqin Club’s success. It’s my vision to help drive the betterment of China’s communications and PR industry. By showcasing best practices from our colleagues across the sector, we as an industry leader will have the opportunity to shape China’s communications and PR industry, driven by creativity, innovation, and a clear vision for the future.”

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