The Friday Stand-In 2016

Spindoctor Chris Vick in the #FridayStandIn hot seat

Chris Vick is a spin-doctor and media strategist with extensive experience in political and public communication, particularly in issues management and crisis communication.

He is well known for being a reputation manager, helping high profile people rescue reputations in times of trouble.

He has worked as a journalist, media activist and government advisor.

His work in the media include working for an underground ANC propaganda unit, mainstream and alternative media journalism under the apartheid regime.

He has been involved in several media policy initiatives of the African National Congress (ANC).

Vick also runs his own communications consultancy company, Black, where he provides a set of strategic communications service to public and private sector institutions, politicians and business people.

WATCH the video below to know more about him...

Vick spoke to Eusebius McKaiser about the topics he will be talking about in his Friday stand-in show.

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