Principal of marketing communications agency to speak about enhancing business presentation skills

Ward Pennebaker

KATY – One of the principals of a Houston-based marketing communications firm and a graduate of Harvard University will talk about how to enhance business presentation skills on April 29.

The public is invited to the free presentation by Ward Pennebaker of Pennebaker Fifth Ring from 6 to 7 p.m. at the University of Houston System at Cinco Ranch, 4242 S. Mason Road.

Pennebaker graduated cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Harvard University. He has experience in design and art direction at advertising agencies and Exxon Co., USA. He formed Pennebaker Fifth Ring in 1984 and acts as the chief branding, marketing and positioning strategist at the firm. His proprietary messaging and positioning process is used in companies throughout the world. For more information, go to

Pennebaker’s talk is being sponsored by the University of Houston-Victoria School of Business Administration. UHV offers many of the programs available at the UH System at Cinco Ranch.

For more information about the presentation, contact Anuva Banik, international student services coordinator for the UHV business school, at or 832-842-2857.

Paula Cobler