Harley-Davidson names new vice president
November 26, 2008
Filed under Features
A public relations executive who formerly worked at Kohl’s Department Stores and Miller Brewing Co. has joined Harley-Davidson Inc.
Susan Henderson, the newly named vice president of communications for Harley-Davidson, will develop and direct the company’s global and strategic communications initiatives, according to a press release.
Henderson will report to Jim Ziemer, Harley-Davidson’s CEO.
“Susan is a seasoned communications and public affairs professional who brings more than 25 years of experience to Harley-Davidson. Over that time, she has worked with some of the world’s leading brands to support business growth and deliver shareholder value,” Ziemer said.
Most recently, Henderson was vice president of corporate communications at the Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company in Chicago. She had earlier owned a communications consulting firm, where her clients included Gillette.