Public Relations Practitioner
Howard Bragman works in public relations and has given speeches that stress the importance of paying attention to personal branding. Bragman attended and graduated from University of Michigan back in 1978. He was formerly the vice president of Burson-Marsteller Public Relations. He later founded the Bragman Nyman Cafarelli (BNC).
Bragman believes that personal branding is important for everyone, from teachers to celebrities and politicians. He says that while it's impossible to control, it can be managed. He suggests that the best way to have a good personal image is to live a respectable, healthy life.
Bragman is also an advocate for gay and lesbian civil rights, and First Amendment protection. He has previously made appearances on shows like The Oprah Winfrey Show and Larry King Live.