Dominic heads corporate communications for Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. He is a strategic advisor to the CEO and executive team and leads external and internal communications across the business and its retail brands. His role includes reputation management, corporate brand development, purpose communications, crisis and issues management, as well as ongoing public relations.
Dominic joined the company after several years working for PR agencies, including Edelman and FleishmanHillard. His agency career included several years leading public affairs, financial services, crisis and corporate communication agency practices in London and New York. He has acted as a senior advisor to a variety of Fortune 500 and equivalent companies globally, including Diageo, Shell, Microsoft, AB InBev, Saudi Aramco, Western Union, S&P Global and others.
Prior to this, Dominic was Head of Communications at Network Rail, where he led a team responsible for winning and then helping to execute the multi-billion dollar transformation program of Britain’s railways. He began his career as a lobbyist, where he specialized in legislative affairs, policy development and political engagement for a variety of companies in highly regulated industries. Dominic holds an Executive MBA from CASS Business School, London, and a degree in Politics from Newcastle University.
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