Senior Vice President, Global Corporate Communications, Weber Shandwick
Michelle Giuda is Senior Vice President of Global Corporate Communications for Weber Shandwick, a leading global communications and engagement firm in 78 cities across 34 countries and a network extending to 126 cities in 81 countries.
Giuda oversees global communications strategy for the firm, helping to drive Weber Shandwick’s reputation as a global industry leader, including being named 2016 and 2015 Global Agency of the Year by PRWeek, 2015 and 2014 Global Agency of the Year by The Holmes Report, and the only PR firm named to the Advertising Age Agency A-List in 2015 and 2014.
Prior to Weber Shandwick, Giuda was a senior political communications strategist in Washington, D.C., serving as National Deputy Press Secretary to former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich throughout his 2012 presidential campaign, in addition to five years as a lead member of the Speaker’s communications team.
Giuda also previously served as Communications Director of national political organization GOPAC, working to elect and advance the country’s next generation of top state and local leaders.
In 2015, Giuda was named to the PR News PR Stars 30 & Under List. She has appeared on numerous national television and radio shows, including Fox News and Fox Business, and has been published by Fox News, POLITICO and The New York Observer.
Giuda received her Master’s Degree in Political Management from George Washington University in Washington, D.C. and earned a B.A. in Political Science from the University of California Los Angeles where she was an NCAA Champion and two-time Team Captain of the UCLA Women’s Gymnastics Team.