Company: White House Weekly
Location: Columbia, South Carolina
B. Brent Breedin, Historian at the White House Weekly, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Executives for dedication, achievements, and leadership in public relations.
Since 1988, Mr. Breedin has lead the Brent Breedin and Associates private practice in Columbia, SC. He utilizes his experience and vast skill set to represent clients in all their management needs. In addition to running his firm, Mr. Breedin previously served as historian of White House Weekly from 1998 to 2003. He served as the resident manager for Hunt Energy and Mineral Company in the mid-1990s and was the Director of Public Relations at Rice University from 1981 to 1987. He gained earlier experience in the field as the Director of Public Relations at Georgetown University, as the editor of the American College of Public Relations Association, as an editor at Clemson University and as an information specialist at DuPont Co. Furthermore, Mr. Breedin was the press secretary for US Senator Strom Thurmond from 1958 to 1959 and a sports editor and columnist at the Daily Mail in South Carolina and a reporter for Caller-Times in Corpus Christi, TX.
Mr. Breedin received a Bachelor of Arts from Washington and Lee University in 1947. He had severed in the United States Navy from 1944 to 1945 just prior to his academic achievement. In addition to his work in journalism and public relations, Me. Breedin has provided his knowledge and skills as an advisor for the Houston Zoo between 1981 and 1987 and as an adviser of the Washington D.C. Library from 1972 to 1976. He is a founding member of the Capitol Hill Montessori School. He has maintained affiliation with the National Press Club and with Sigma Delta Chi. Mr. Breedin has also been recognized in a number of editions of Who’s Who in America and Who’s Who in the World. Outside of his work, he enjoys sports and movie history and spending time with his family.