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Communications company executive

Victor Pius Schmid, Swiss communications company executive. Member crisis management staff Government of Switzerland, 1987-1991. Lieutenant Swiss Air Force, 1977-1991. Member Swiss Public Relations Association, Swiss Trade Press Association, European Association of Political Consultant.

Background

Schmid, Victor Pius was born on December 22, 1955 in Zurich. Son of Johannes J. and Annemarie P. (Husner) Schmid.

Education

Licentiate, University Zurich, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, University Zurich, 1985.

Career

Journalist, editor Lucerne (Switzerland) Latest News, 1978-1982. Head information department Academy Career Consultancy, Lucerne, 1982-1985. Head information Federal Statistical Office, Berne, Switzerland, 1986-1987.

Head press and information department Government of Switzerland, 1987-1991. 1st vice president Ascom Holding Ltd., 1991-1994. Private practice, since 1994.

Senior partner Hirzel, Rasi, Schmid Communications Consultants, Berne, Basle, Zurich, Switzerland, since 1997. Board directors TSR Tscharner Corporation, Zurich. Professor public affairs Swiss Public Relations Institute, Bienne, since 1994.

Membership

Member crisis management staff Government of Switzerland, 1987-1991. Lieutenant Swiss Air Force, 1977-1991. Member Swiss Public Relations Association, Swiss Trade Press Association, European Association of Political Consultant.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Family activities, reading, computers, tennis.

Connections

Married Maria T. Kaiser, May 14, 1983. Children: Varena R.J., Fabian Technical Director.

father:
Johannes J. Schmid

mother:
Annemarie P. (Husner) Schmid

spouse:
Maria T. Kaiser

children:
Varena R.J. Schmid

Fabian Technical Director Schmid