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Roger William Weatherburn-Baker

Born and educated in Britain, Roger is a marketing and public relations executive who has worked in multi communications disciplines in three countries for more than 40 years.

He began his career as a reporter with the London Financial Times before joining the global International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) at their UK headquarters in London. From there he was assigned to their European headquarters in Paris, then to the U.S., working first in two divisional headquarters, then their international headquarters, finally in their world headquarters in Armonk, New York.

His work has earned him international award-wining recognition; notably a Gold Quill award from the International Association of Business Communicators; national gold, silver, and bronze awards for his corporate branding campaigns in print; a Gabriel award for his work in radio; a Gold Medal at the New York International Film Festival, a Telly award, and the international Prix Emile Hermés gold award for his work in film, and a White House award for his communications work with the disabled.


Member of the International Association of Press Photographers (IAPP).


Member of the Florida Writers Association