Michael Climek joined the PPRL after working as a project manager in the research department at Ketchum, a New York-based leading global public relations firm. He has nearly 10 years of experience in the market research industry and has worked for clients in a variety of fields, like Adecco, Kodak, Playstation and Wendy’s. Climek specializes in phone surveys, focus group moderation, social media conversation analysis and online surveying. Climek completed his MBA at Baruch College in New York with a dual major in marketing and international business. Climek is currently pursuing his Ph.D. here at LSU in Leadership and Human Resources Development.