Oklahoma Farm Report masthead graphic with wheat on the left and cattle on the right.
Howdy Neighbors!
Ron Hays, Director of Farm Programming Radio Oklahoma Network  |  7401 N. Kelley Ave. Oklahoma City, OK 73111  |  (405) 841-3675  |  Fax: (405) 841-3674

advertisements
   
   
   
   
    
   
   
     
   
   
   

Agricultural News


Biotechnology Organization Announces New Managing Director for Biotech Information

Wed, 14 Mar 2012 14:01:31 CDT

Biotechnology Organization Announces New Managing Director for Biotech Information
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) announced that Richard Lobb has been hired to serve as managing director for the Council for Biotechnology Information (CBI). Lobb brings a long track record of crisis communication, strong media and government relations and multi-media savvy, most recently serving as director of communications for the National Chicken Council.

Lobb will lead CBIs efforts to communicate science-based information about the benefits and safety of agricultural biotechnology and its contributions to sustainable development.

We are extremely excited to welcome Richard Lobb to our team, said BIO President and CEO Jim Greenwood. He is exactly what the CBI Executive Council had in mind when it asked for a media relations expert. His considerable experience in strategic communications planning and media relations will be an asset for members of our Food & Agriculture Section as he manages CBIs outreach efforts to media, policy makers and other opinion leaders to promote the benefits of agricultural biotechnology.

Previously, Lobb spent 13 years with the National Chicken Council where the Wall Street Journal once referred to him as The Merchant of Drumsticks, and before that he worked in public relations and public affairs for more than 15 years with Fleishman-Hillard and the DCM Group.

   





 

WebReadyTM Powered by WireReady® NSI

 


Top Agricultural News

  • Leffler Sees Little Influence from Latest Cattle on Feed Report   Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:54:44 CDT
  • Afternoon Futures Markets Wrap Up, Friday, September 19, 2014  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:59:09 CDT
  • Oklahoma Grain Elevator Cash Bids, Friday, September 19, 2014  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:54:26 CDT
  • Lucas Pushing for Quicker Implementation of Farm Bill   Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:28:25 CDT
  • Friday Preopening Market Update with Tom Leffler  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 07:46:47 CDT
  • Oklahoma Farm Bureau Focus on Ag w/ Sam Knipp  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 05:33:17 CDT
  • Atop the RON Rural Soapbox - Former Secretary John Block  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 05:31:51 CDT
  • Kim Anderson Analyzes Wheat Price Trends  Thu, 18 Sep 2014 19:13:12 CDT

  • More Headlines...

          

    Ron salutes our daily email sponsors!

    Wireless Pioneer Tulsa Farm Show Croplan Genetics P&K Equipment American Farmers & Ranchers KIS FUTURES, INC. Stillwater Milling Oklahoma Cattlemen's Association Oklahoma Farm Bureau Big Iron

       
       
    © 2008-2014 Oklahoma Farm Report
    Email Ron   |   Newsletter Signup

    WebReady powered by WireReady® NSI