In 1986, Claude-Olivier became a partner of Zurich-based Farner Public Relations and created their agency in the French-speaking part of Switzerland. In 1990, he founded Rochat & Partners. Besides a unique network of contacts, Claude-Olivier has strong experience in banking …
April 12, 2012
More money can cause more problems for political donors
Originally published in the April 2012 issue of PRWeek.
We heard a lot about the historical significance of the 2008 presidential election, but this year’s campaign is equally so.
For the first time in more than a century, corporations and unions are able to donate as much money as they like to help a candidate win the nation’s highest elected office. Not everyone is pleased by this, particularly the growing ranks of citizens who hold a skeptical view of corporate influence in the public arena.